Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Van Thanh, Member of the Party Central Committee, Deputy Minister of Public Security attended and presented the Certificates of Merit from the Ministry of Public Security to the excellent coaches and athletes.
The ceremony also saw the presence of Mr. Tran Duc Phan, Deputy Director of General Department of Physical Training and Sports under the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism.
In 2019, the People’s Public Security Forces’ (PPSF) sports teams participated in 67 national and international tournaments and won 238 medals (including 79 gold, 64 silver, 95 bronze), contributing significantly to the overall achievements of Vietnam's sports at the regional, continental and world arenas.
On behalf of the Public Security Central Party Committee and the Ministry of Public Security, Deputy Minister Nguyen Van Thanh recognized and praised the public security coaches, athletes and physical training and sports staff who made great efforts, overcame hardships and brought honors to the Public Security Forces in 2019.
At the ceremony, Captain Le Anh Tuan representing the awardees expressed his gratitude to leaders of the Ministry of Public Security for their great care and supports for sports movements in the Public Security Forces.
* On this occasion, the Ministry of Public Security awarded Certificates of Merit to 16 coaches and athletes with outstanding achievements in regional, continental and international sports tournaments in 2019. The Department of Party and Political Work awarded Certificates of Merit to 31 good coaches and athletes.