|An artistic number during the ceremony in memory of the national hero Nguyên Trung Truc on the occasion of 152 e anniversary of his death. Photo: VNA /CVN|
The authorities of Kiên Giang province and a large number of local residents were present.
The purpose of the ceremony was to preserve the national traditional cultural values and to honor Nguyên Trung Truc (1838-1868) who led an insurrection against the French in the XIX e century.
The event is an activity of the annual celebration in honor of national hero Nguyên Trung Truc which takes place from 26 e at 28 e day of 8 e lunar month.