04/05/2015 09:05 GMT+7 Email Print Like 0

Crowds pay tribute to President Ho Chi Minh

Hanoi, May 3 (VNA)- Around 103,642 people paid tribute to President Ho Chi Minh at his mausoleum during the National Reunification Day and May Day holidays, which began from April 28 to May 3.

According to the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum Management Board, the figure included 11,355 foreigners.

On April 30 alone, as many as 26,253 people visited the mausoleum and the house-on-stilt where the president lived and worked, the board said.

President Ho Chi Minh stands out as a brilliant leader of the Communist Party of Vietnam, a great thinker of the Vietnamese revolution, and a hero of national liberation. He is also renowned as one of the world culture figures.