Pyongyang, September 9 (KCNA) --
The hearts of all the participants were filled with strong emotions and joy of the highest honor of their lives of having a photo session on Mansu Hill where the statues of President
When the respected Comrade
Sending warm greetings to the participants, he congratulated the labor innovators and persons of merit invited to the celebrations of the founding anniversary of the DPRK with the extraordinary pride and honor of contributing to the prosperity and development of the socialist country.
Saying that the Party and the government of the DPRK value the patriotic devotion and clean conscience of the working people for their motherland more than anything else,
Highly praising the noble outlook on life and merits of the patriotic working people who fully discharge their core and pace-setting roles as the vanguard in defending socialism and creators of fresh innovation at their posts and worksites by cherishing the lines and policies of the Party and the state as the absolute truth and devoting untiring efforts,
A grand banquet for the labor innovators and persons of merit was given at the garden of the Mansudae Assembly Hall, in the presence of
Also attending the banquet were leading officials of the Party, the government and the military including Kim Tok Hun, Jo Yong Won, Choe Ryong Hae, Pak Jong Chon and Ri Pyong Chol.
A congratulatory speech was made at the banquet.
The banquet venue spread by a moving picture of sharing the feelings of a family under the care of a great father was full of the joy of the participants spending the happy time like a dream.
Saying that the mightiness of our state is supported by each creation and work success associated with the tireless patriotic enthusiasm, painstaking efforts and heart and soul of the great people, he expressed expectation that the participants will in the future, too, glorify their honorable lives as pioneers of the times the country and people put forward proudly.
All the participants were full of loyalty and pledge of repayment to make every possible effort with a do-or-die spirit for the prosperity and development of the motherland, the eternal home of the people, cherishing the paternal feelings and great trust bestowed by him on them as their best treasure.