Hoeryong residents pay 7,000 won each for building historic sites on the anniversary of the death of Kim Jeong-suk

A statue of Kim Jeong-suk at the Revolutionary Historic Site in Hoeryong, North Hamgyong Province, North Korea. /Photo = Captured from the Rodong Sinmun

On the occasion of the death (September 22) of Kim Jong-suk, the grandmother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and the birth mother of Kim Jong-il, instructions were given to provide material support for the reconstruction of the historic site in Osan-deok, Hoeryong-si, known as the birthplace of Kim Jong-suk.

A North Hamgyong Province source told Daily NK on the 17th, “On the anniversary of Comrade Kim Jeong-suk’s death, the North Hamgyong Province Party Committee gave instructions to all party member organizations, youth union organizations, women’s union organizations, and direct union organizations in Hoeryong City to apply for the Osandeok Historic Site development project by organization. down,” he said.

According to a source, the North Hamgyong Provincial Party is trying to raise funds for the reconstruction of the Osandeok Historic Site even though it knows that residents are facing economic difficulties that are difficult to bear any longer due to the novel coronavirus infection (COVID-19).

In July, a significant amount of patriotic beauty and money were spent on the reconstruction of the Osandeok Historic Site by holding a campaign to dedicate patriotism to the residents who had committed a crime. It is said to be burdensome. (▶See related articles: North Hamgyeong Province Safety Bureau forced to donate ‘patriotic beauty’ and ‘support money’… bitter laughter from residents)

In response, Hoeryong City urged the construction of the Osandeok Historic Site on its own initiative, completing it unconditionally by the 110th anniversary of the Sun (Kim Il-sung’s birthday) and the 80th anniversary of the Gwangmyeongseong (Kim Jong-il’s birthday) next year, and reported the victory to the Party and the Marshal (Chairman of the State Affairs Commission, Kim Jong-un). A source said that they are forcing material support on the residents, emphasizing the need to upload them.

In addition, it is reported that the Dodang is agitating the residents by reporting to the Party that the residents of Hoeryong-si had managed to build Kim Jeong-suk’s mother’s home with their own power, despite the difficult circumstances, to show that they have a high level of loyalty to the Party.

The source said, “They said that it was going to be done according to the principle of volunteerism, and it was distributed to support 7,000 won per resident. I’m blaming him for being amazing,” he said.

Moreover, the residents are said to be lamenting about the fact that they cannot openly express their dissatisfaction with the Cabal, which explicitly imputes the cost.

Meanwhile, a source said, “From the 18th to the day of his death on the 22nd, we should study the literature of the revolutionary history of Kim Jeong-suk’s mother and the leader (Kim Il-sung) by organizing readings in the morning and recordings, film literature, and lectures from 6 to 7 in the evening.” .


Source: DailyNK by www.dailynk.com.

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