The Third Session of the 15th People's Congress of Dehong Prefecture grandly opened in Mangshi Hall on the afternoon of January 8.
The number eligible to attend was 268, with an eventual attendance of 246, reaching a quorum.
The conference was hosted by Pan Yueping, one of the executive chairmen.
Among other executive chairpersons of the conference were Zhao Gang, Hu Xiaocheng, Wang Mingshan, Dong Chengbao, Yang Liyun, Song Yufa, E Tun, Zhao Xingzhuo and Nie Maohua.
Wei Gang delivering government working report
In the report, Wei Gang, governor of Dehong Dai and Jingpo Autonomous Prefecture, remarked, “2019 marks the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. It is also a crucial year for decisively fighting poverty and building a moderately prosperoussociety in all respects. In the past year, under the firm leadership of the Yunnan Provincial Party Committee, the Yunnan Provincial Government, and the Dehong Prefectural Party Committee, Dehong Prefecturalgovernment has adhered to the guidance of Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era.With the joint efforts of all ethnic groups,we forged ahead and overcame difficulties,achieving steady progress in economic development and comprehensiveadvancement in social undertakings.
He also maintained , “2020 plays a decisive role in building a moderately prosperous society in all respects. In the new year, we must unswervingly adhered to Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era. We should spare no efforts in promoting the modernization of governance system and capabilities in bordering areas. 2020 marks the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Myanmar. We should make full use of the opportunity to open up in an all-round way, striving to consolidate and enhance Dehong's position and role in the development and opening up of border areas.”