A delegation of municipal authorities and sectors have offered incense to commemorate the late President Ton Duc Thang on the occasion of the 35th anniversary of his death (March 30, 1980) at his museum in Ho Chi Minh City.

At a ceremony on March, Director of the Ton Duc Thang Museum Tran Xuan Thao said the late President Thang devoted his life to national liberation, independence and the happiness of the people.

She also stated that he was a symbol of the national solidarity cause and international cooperation.

During the event, the museum received nearly 150 items and documents related to President Ton from the Ho Chi Minh Museum and individuals.

The same day, an exhibition themed “Uncle Ton with the South” was held at the Ton Duc Thang Museum, showcasing more than 100 documents and objects demonstrating his devotion to the revolution of the Party and the people.

The exhibition will run through August 2015.-VNA