Mourners are coming to pay their respects to President Tran Dai Quang at a state funeral in Hanoi and memorial ceremonies in Ho Chi Minh City. Truyền hình trực tiếp lễ tang Chủ tịch nước Trần Đại Quang President Tran Dai Quang is lying in state at the National Funeral Home at 5 Tran Thanh Tong Street, Hanoi, for people to pay their respects from 7 a.m. Wednesday. A memorial ceremony will be held at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, and he will be buried in his hometown, Ninh Binh Province, two hours south of Hanoi, at 3:30 p.m. the same day. Memorial ceremonies will also be held at the same time at the Independence Palace in HCMC and Kim Son District People’s Committee in Ninh Binh. President Quang died at the 108 Military Hospital in Hanoi on September 21 after battling a serious illness for more than a year. He was 62. For the state funeral, several major streets near the funeral home will be closed on Wednesday and Thursday.