Tan Chengxu: “Never forget our mission. Be diligent. And reflect the people’s wishes”

The 1st conference of the 13th National People’s Congress of China (NPC) convened in Great Hall of the People in Beijing on March 5.

Li Keqiang, the prime minster made a report on works of the government at the conference.

Tan Chengxu, mayor of the People’s Government of Dalian and other NPC representatives of Dalian attended the conference.

After the inaugural ceremony, Tan Chengxu was interviewed by reporters.

“As NPC representatives, we must take a clear-cut political stand, and be fully aware of our duty to serve the people and the Party; we should be diligent, satisfactorily fulfill our tasks, and fully reflect the people’s wishes; we should actively reflect the demand of the people of Dalian for social and economic development, and meanwhile, we should put forward scientific or rational suggestions in the perspective of development in China as a whole; we should fully implement the spirits of the 19th National Congress of Communist Party of China, and being guided by Xi Jinping’s thought on socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era, we should fully embrace new ideas, focus on new targets, and fully implement the deployments made by the government and the Party,” Tan Chengxu said.