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Wreaths Laid before Statue and Grave of Kang Pan Sok

Pyongyang, July 31 (KCNA) — Wreaths were laid before the statue of Kang Pan Sok, an indomitable revolutionary fighter and outstanding leader of the Korean women’s movement, in the Chilgol Revolutionary Site and her grave in Mangyongdae on July 31 on the occasion of the 73rd anniversary of her demise.

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

Wreaths in the name of the WPK Central Committee, the Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly of the DPRK and the DPRK Cabinet were placed there amidst the playing of the wreath-laying music.

Placed there then were wreaths in the name of working people’s organizations, ministries, national institutions, military academies, educational, public health and media institutions, party and power organs, farms and schools in Pyongyang.
The participants paid silent tribute to her.

The ceremonies were attended by Choe Thae Bok, Yang Hyong Sop, Kim Ki Nam, Choe Yong Rim, Kwak Pom Gi, Jang Song U, Chairman of the Central Committee of the Korean Social Democratic Party Kim Yong Dae, officials of party and power organs, working people’s organizations, ministries and national institutions, servicepersons of the Korean People’s Army and working people in the city.

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