Kinh Mon recognized as new rural district in Hai Duong province

14:58 | 18/12/2017 Economy- Society

The Hai Duong Provincial People’s Committee held a ceremony on December 10 to receive the Prime Minister’s certificate of recognition for Kinh Mon district as a new rural district in Hai Duong province.

At the event

During the 2010-2016 period, Kinh Mon district has mobilized more than VND2,832 billion for the construction of a new rural model. Through the inspection, all 22 communes of Kinh Mon district have met the set criteria of the rural modernization program.

On November 7, 2017, the Prime Minister signed a decision recognising Kinh Mon district as a new rural district.

Speaking at the ceremony, Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh praised the achievements of Hai Duong in general and Kinh Mon district in particular for their efforts in promoting socio-economic development and building a pure and strong political system in the cause of innovation, integration, and development of the country.

The Vice President also asked that in future, the Hai Duong province would continue to promote the achievements, overcome the limitations; mobilising all classes of people in implementing the rural modernization program.

On the occasion, the Vice President also presented a certificate recognizing An Phụ-Kinh Chu-Nham Duong Complex in the district as a Special National Relic.

The An Phụ-Kinh Chu-Nham Duong Complex has great historical, cultural, and archaeological value. The highlight is Cao An Phu Temple worship Tran Lieu - father of national hero Tran Quoc Tuan (General Tran Hung Dao).

Meanwhile, Kinh Chu relic is famous for Kinh Chu cave which is one of the six most beautiful caves in the South, with more than 40 unique epitaphs carved into the cliffs over historical periods. In addition, Nhat Duong area in Duy Tan commune is a wonderful mountain with dozens of caves.

On December 22, 2016, the Prime Minister signed a memorandum recognizing the An Phu - Kinh Chu-Nham Duong Complex as a Special National Relic. This is the second special relic recognized in Hai Duong province after the historic Con Son - Kiep Bac.

Theo NDO