State President Nguyen Xuan Phuc (middle, front row) at the event (Photo: VNA)
Hanoi (VNA) – State President
Nguyen Xuan Phuc has lauded the Ministry of Public Security for ensuring absolute safety for the 13th National Party Congress, and the elections
of deputies to the 15th National Assembly and People’s Councils at
Speaking at a conference in Hanoi on June 21 reviewing the
ministry’s work, the President affirmed that the public security forces fulfilled the
goal of fighting crimes and legal violations. They also worked closely with the
Party Central Committee’s Commission for Internal Affairs, Inspection Commission,
judicial and audit agencies in discovering, investigating and dealing with
serious economic and corruption cases, claiming trillions of dong to the State budget.
They also basically completed two projects on national database
on population, and the issuance and management of citizen identity cards.
Applications for citizen identity cards reached 107.8 percent, surpassing the
In the fight against COVID-19 pandemic, together with medical and army staff, the public security forces continued playing an active role of front-line staff and
ensuring security and order in border areas.
About future orientations and tasks, Phuc asked them to enhance the management
of entries and exits, and foreigners’ residence to mitigate the risk of virus
spread; ensure cyber security, especially on social media, while improving the
capacity of protecting security and safety of the information system.
Minister of Public Security To Lam speaks at the event (Photo: VNA)
Speaking at the event, Minister of Public Security To Lam said
the people’s public security forces strived to fulfil the goal of maintaining
national security, ensuring social safety and order in any case, contributing
to maintaining political stability, building a society of order, discipline and
safety in service of socio-economic development and people’s well-being./.