Nhan Dan Online/VNA - A delegation of high-ranking officials from the Party, State, National Assembly (NA), Government and Vietnam Fatherland Front laid wreaths today at the mausoleum of President Ho Chi Minh.
The tribute comes on the occasion of the Lunar New Year 2014 and the 84th founding anniversary of the Communist Party of Vietnam.
Among those present at the function were General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Nguyen Phu Trong, President Truong Tan Sang, National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung and President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee (VFFCC) Nguyen Thien Nhan.
Former Party General Secretary Nong Duc Manh, former NA Chairman Nguyen Van An and former VFFCC President Pham The Duyet were also present at the function.
Later in the day, the delegation laid a wreath at the Monument to Heroic Martyrs in Hanoi.Delegations from the Central Military Commission, the Ministry of National Defence, the Ministry of Public Security, and the Hanoi Party’s Committee and People’s Committee also went to the mausoleum and the monument today to pay floral tribute to President Ho Chi Minh and war martyrs.