New NA Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue (R) presents flowers to Vice Chairpersons of the 14th NA Uong Chu Luu, Tong Thi Phong, and Phung Quoc Hien (Photo: VNA)
– The National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee presented
a report on the outcomes of group discussions, explanations and acquisition of
ideas of deputies on relieving several NA Vice Chairpersons during its 11th session on March 31 afternoon.
Then the legislators cast secret ballots to relieve several
NA Vice Chairpersons.
The legislature discussed and voted to approve a resolution
on relieving NA Vice Chairpersons Tong Thi Phong, Uong Chu Luu and Phung Quoc
Hien from the posts.
Up to 454 out of 459 deputies present at the sitting voted for
approval of the resolution.
After that, the NA Standing Committee presented a list of
candidates for the legislature to elect new NA Vice Chairpersons. The NA then
discussed in groups the candidates for the election of new NA Vice