SOCIETY Updated at 11:16:15 08/19/2019  (Views:  428 )
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6 citizens honored for acts of bravery

BTO- The provincial Committee for Emulation and Reward, authorized by the provincial People’s Committee, lately presented certificates of merits awarded by the provincial People’s Committee to 6 individuals for their acts of heroism to rescue people in a drowning incident occurred  in Tan Tien commune-La Gi Town on August 10.

The awardees include Mr. Ngo Thai Thuong Dung-deputy director of Dat Lanh Resort, along with his three employees: Mr. Nguyen Minh Tam, Truong Minh, Van Duy Truong, and Mr. Nguyen Cong Duc-a citizen of Hiep Tien hamlet-Tan Tien commune-La Gi Town.

As reported, on August 10, a group of 15 tourists were swept out to the sea by massive waves while they were swimming on the beach of Tan Tien commune. Many staffs of Dat Lanh Resort and some visitors  tried their utmost to save the victims, but finally 6 people died from drowning (including Mr. Nguyen Minh Tam, one of people who joined the rescue).

Translated by Phuong Lan (Source: Binh Thuan Online)

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