VFF President Tran Thanh Man visits disadvantaged people in the northern province of Ha Giang. (Photo: tapchimattran.vn)

Ha Giang (VNA) – President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Tran Thanh Man has visited and presented Tet gifts to disadvantaged people and policy beneficiaries in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang.

In a working session with the provincial leaders the same day, Man highlighted that the Party and Government always pay due attention to taking care of the poor and the policy beneficiaries.

He asked local authorities to continue its efforts to take care of the ethnic people and poor households with special circumstances and support them to develop socio-economy, alleviate poverty and improve livelihoods.

On the occasion, he presented 3 billion VND (132,000 USD) from the Central Emergency Response Fund to the provincial leaders. The money will be used to build houses for families affected by natural disasters.

The following day, VFF Vice President Bui Thi Thanh visited and extended warm Tet greetings to households in the Ta Nen resettlement area in Dong Nghe commune, Da Bac district, Hoa Binh province.

Sixty four Tet gifts, each worth 1 million VND (44 USD), were given to families in the zone.

The Ta Nen resettlement zone houses 64 families whose houses were collapsed in the historic flood in October, 2017.-VNA