The Ice Sculpture Festival-2020 to celebrate the Day of the Shining Star (the birth anniversary of Chairman Kim Jong Il) is going on in Samjiyon City at the foot of Mt Paektu, attracting huge crowd.

On display at the venue of the festival are thousands pieces of sculptures of over 60 kinds created by shock brigade members of the regiment of the Ministry of People’s Security under the direct control of the 216 Division with the yearning and reverence for Kim Jong Il.

Since its opening on Feb. 8, the venue has been visited by an increasing number of shock brigade members of the 216 Division, officials and working people of Ryanggang Province including those in Samjiyon City and participants in the expedition to the revolutionary battle sites in the area of Mt Paektu.