Home / PHOTO GALLERY
Funeral of former Deputy PM Truong Vinh Trong held
Duy Nguyen 13:54, 2021/02/22
Trong passed away on February 19 due to serious illness and old age. He held the post of Deputy Prime Minister from June 2006 to August 2011 and served as deputy of the National Assembly in the 8th and 11th tenure.

Funeral of Vietnam’s former Deputy Prime Minister Truong Vinh Trong took place on February 21 in both Hanoi and his home town, Ben Tre province in the Mekong Delta.

 Top leaders attend the funeral. Photo: VGP

Attending the funeral included top Vietnamese leaders namely Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Chairman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan, Permanent Member of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV)’s Secretariat Vo Van Thuong, Head of the Central Organization Commission Pham Minh Chinh, Tran Thanh Man, Chairman of the Vietnam Fatherland Front’s Central Committee, among others.


 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the funeral. 

The CPV’s Secretary General and State President Nguyen Phu Trong sent wreath to the funeral in commemoration of the deceased.

 Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Chairman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan, and former Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung. 

Representative of the government, the National Assembly, the State, the Fatherland Front, and many other central agencies also attended the funeral in Hanoi.

 Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh delivers eulogy. 

Truong Vinh Trong, 79, was former deputy PM from June 2006 to August 2011. He was former member of the Politburo, the country’s most powerful body, and former head of the Central Commission for Internal Affairs.

Funeral to Deputy PM Truong Vinh Trong is the most honorable model for leaders. 

Hanoi’s top leaders attending the funeral included Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee Vuong Dinh Hue, Permanent Deputy Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee Nguyen Thi Tuyen, Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Chu Ngoc Anh, Chairman of the municipal People’s Council Nguyen Ngoc Tuan, and Deputy Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee Nguyen Van Phong.

Hanoi’s leader delegation attend the funeral. Photo: Thanh Hai/Kinhtedothi
 Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee Vuong Dinh Hue writes in funeral book. Photo: Thanh Hai/Kinhtedothi

 The former deputy PM will be burried in his hometwown.


TAG: funeral deputy pm Truong vinh trong Ben Tre
Other news
10:58, 2021/58/02
Unique miniature of communal house in Vietnam
The love for the village’s communal house prompted a Vietnamese artisan to come up with the idea of crafting a miniature wooden house model.
16:49, 2021/49/16
The National Library of the Nguyen Dynasty opened
The newly restored ancient library in Hue city showcasing Vietnamese life under the regime of Nguyen Kings.
17:01, 2021/01/13
Huong Pagoda reopens
Tourists flock to renown Huong Pagoda from 1am on the first day of Huong Pagoda Festival on March 13.
18:48, 2021/48/03
Vietnamese architect wins the 11th International Yuan Ye Architecture Awards
Built at the edge of Cuc Phuong National Park within lush green forests, limestone mountains and natural water surfaces, the construction had outperformed nearly 1,000 competitive submissions of more than 500 architecture enterprises from over 20 countries and territories to be awarded such a prestigious prize.
12:21, 2021/21/01
Hanoi: Cinemas lack clients during the peak season
Despite of the peak of entertainment season after Tet holiday, cinemas in Hanoi city are almost desolate due to the impact of Covid-19 pandemic.
21:43, 2021/43/28
A gentle Hanoi in the leaf-changing season
Hanoi dresses up in yellow, red and green as leaves change colors.