DAK LAK (VNS) — The Central Highlands province's Buon Ma Thuot City has launched a month's free swimming course for nearly 300 underprivileged children.
The one-month course, to end on July 26, will provide basic skills to primary school children in the province to save them from drowning.
It is part of the national programme on drowning prevention for children.
According to the Provincial Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs, 60 children had drowned between 2010 and 2013. — VNS