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Wreaths Laid before Statue and Grave of Kang Pan Sok

Pyongyang, April 21 (KCNA) — Wreaths were placed before the statue of Kang Pan Sok, an indomitable revolutionary fighter and an outstanding leader of the women’s movement in Korea, at the Chilgol Revolutionary Site and her grave in Mangyongdae today to commemorate the 113th anniversary of her birth.

Seen there were wreaths from Kim Jong Il, general secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea, chairman of the DPRK National Defence Commission and supreme commander of the Korean People’s Army.

Present at the wreath-laying ceremony were Kim Il Chol, Choe Thae Bok, Yang Hyong Sop and Kim Ki Nam and officials of party and power organs, working people’s organizations, ministries and national institutions and KPA men and officers and citizens in Pyongyang.

Amid the playing of wreath-laying music wreaths were placed before the statue and the grave in the name of the WPK Central Committee, the Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly and the Cabinet of the DPRK.

Also laid were wreaths in the name of working people’s organizations, ministries, national institutions and military academies of the KPA and party and power organs, public health organs, farms and schools in Pyongyang.

The participants observed a moment’s silence in memory of her revolutionary feats and brilliant life.

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