Update: 08:26 | 02/10/2018
Former General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Do Muoi passed away at 23:12 on October 1 at the Military Central Hospital 108 due to serious illness, according to the Board of Healthcare Services for Senior Officials.
Information about the funeral of comrade Do Muoi will be announced later.
Comrade Do Muoi was born on February 2, 1917, in Dong My commune, Thanh Tri district, Hanoi.
Former General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Do Muoi (Source: VNA).
Early participating in revolutionary activities and becoming a member of the Communist Party, he was trained and grew up through periods of resistance war, and national construction and
When serving as General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee (from June 1991 to December 1997), with his abundant practical experiences, comrade Do Muoi, together with the Party Central Committee, the Political Bureau and the Secretariat, united, led and directed the entire Party, people and army to continue implementing the policy of renewal and Fatherland building and safeguarding, and excellently accomplishing tasks assigned by the Party, State and people.
He was presented with an insignia of 80-year Party membership.