President Nguyen Xuan Phuc has signed Decision No. 1142/QD-CTN on presenting gifts to those who rendered services to the nation on the occasion of the 74th War Invalids and Martyrs Day (July 27).
Under the decision, Heroic Vietnamese Mothers, war invalids and veterans contaminated with chemical toxins and losing at least 81% of working capacity, and relatives of martyrs each will get VND600,000.
There is also another kind of gifts with a value of VND300,000 each, to be presented to war invalids and veterans losing 80% or less of their working capability, and martyrs’ relatives.
This year’s gift value is 50% higher than that in the previous year.
Total value of the gifts is about VND480 billion (US$20.85 million).