Lao NEWS on LNTV: The 10th Congress of the LPRP witness the election of the new PCC.22/1/2016

VO The 10th Congress of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party witness the election of the new Party Central Committee
INTRO: The 10th Congress of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party on Thursday the 21st of January witnessed the election of the new Party Central Committee comprising of 77 members for the national leadership over the next five years.
STORY: The result of the election of the new Party Central Committee comprises 69 permanent members and 8 substitutes.
Top five in the list include Vice President Comrade Bounnhang Vorachit, President of the National Assembly Comrade Madame Pany Yathortou, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Comrade Thongloun Sisoulith, President of Party Central Inspection Committee Comrade Bounthong Chitmany, and Deputy Prime Minister Comrade Bounpone Bouttanavong.
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Education and Sports Comrade Phankham Viphavanh, Secretariat of Party Central Committee Chansy Phosikham, Minister of National Defense Comrade Lt. Gen. Sengnouan Xayalath, Deputy Presidents of the National Assembly Comrade Xaysomphone Phomvihane and Comrade Somphanh Phengkhammy are also on the list.
The new members of the Party Central Committee were elected by 685 permanent members of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party who represent more than 268,000 Party members nationwide.