To celebrate Buddha’s birthday PL.2566. On the morning of May 3, 2022, the Vietnam Buddhist Sangha BTS delegation in Tra Vinh province started the construction of rural roads and supported the construction of houses for disadvantaged families in Cau Ke district, Tra Vinh province.
Prove and attend with HT. Thich Tri Minh – Senior Vice President of the Buddhist Youth Union, Standing Deputy Head of the Provincial Buddhist Council Standing Committee; DD. Thich Tri An – Head of Charity Committee of the Vietnamese Buddhist Sangha province; DD. Thich Minh Tri – Head of the Department of Information and Communication of the Vietnamese Buddhist Sangha province.
Representing the government were Ms. Nguyen Thi Nhien – Standing Member of the District Party Committee, Vice Chairman of the District People’s Committee; Mr. Thach Buonl Nat – Standing UV of the District Party Committee, Head of the Department of Mass Mobilization, Chairman of the district Fatherland Front Committee and local authorities at all levels.
This rural road was started construction at Dong Khoen hamlet, Phong Phu commune, Cau Ke district, with a length of 420m and width of 2m with a total construction cost of 120 million VND.
Speaking at the groundbreaking ceremony of HT. Thich Tri Minh said: to celebrate the Buddha’s birthday PL.2566, the provincial Buddhist BTS has launched a social security fund program to take care of people’s lives better and better. Once completed, this rural road will make traveling and trading goods easier, and students will be more convenient to go to school.
On behalf of the government and people here, Ms. Nguyen Thi Nhien sent her thanks to the provincial Vietnam Buddhist Sangha BTS for supporting the locality to have a new rural transport route. She also shared, every year with the help of Buddhism and the movement of the HT. Thich Tri Minh in the area of Cau Ke district has had many rural roads and bridges built, contributing in no small part together with the local government to build an increasingly rich and beautiful homeland.
On this occasion, the provincial Buddhist BTS also sent 300 gifts to disadvantaged households in the area, each gift includes: rice, noodles, necessities and cash. The price of each piece is 300,000 VND.
In the afternoon of the same day, BTS team cooperated with Cau Ke district government to survey and support 10 families with housing difficulties, each household will receive 40 million VND support from BTS. Most of these households are poor households in the district, do not have a stable job, eat each meal every day, the dream of having a spacious house to shelter from the sun and rain is even more difficult.
In each household HT. Thich Tri Minh kindly encouraged and visited, as well as advised the family to work hard to take care of their children to have a better life. Hopefully, after receiving the support of the provincial Buddhist BTS, the households will have more motivation to step by step rise out of poverty.
At the end of the day, the delegation visited, gave gifts to policy households and supported the cost of medical treatment for Ms. Nguyen Thi Thuy’s household, living in Hamlet 1, Phong Phu Commune, Cau Ke District. She was the main breadwinner in the family, but unfortunately suffered from a serious illness. Sympathize with HT’s family situation. Thich Tri Minh and other monks in the group supported the cost of treatment and started the charity ambulance, in order to transport free of charge to poor patients, so that everyone could travel with peace of mind during this time. cure.
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