The award ceremony (Source: thdt.vn)
Dong Thap (VNA) – The southern province of Dong Thap on July 29 bestowed the “Heroic Vietnamese Mother” title upon 234 women whose husbands and children laid down their lives for national liberation.

Among them, four are still alive.

Permanent Deputy Secretary of the provincial Party Committee Nguyen Ton Hoang expressed his gratitude for the heroic mothers and fallen soldiers for their sacrifice to the country’s revolutionary cause.

He affirmed that the province will continue implementing policies in support of families of people who rendered service to the nation.

The locality currently has 1,615 heroic mothers.-VNA