A traditional dishes competition and badminton game of aged people in Pyongyang City took place to mark International Day of Older Persons.

Presented to the competition on Tuesday were staple food and meat, fish and vegetable dishes and drinks. Several dishes and drinks such as mung bean pancake, steamed rabbit meat and steamed eel and makkoli (crude liquor) were highly appreciated.

A badminton game was held on Thursday to draw many spectators.

Kim Phyong and Hwang Song Hui took the first place in men’s and women’s singles in Group A. Ri Yong Son and Kim Ryong Gil and Kim Jong Won and Ri Ki Ok came first in doubles

Jong Kyu Jin and Kim Hak Sil took the first place in men’s and women’s singles in Group B. Jon Jong Gil and Choe Chang Dok, Ri Chun Sil and Kim Son Ok in doubles. Jon Jae Il and Ri Chang Suk took the first place in mixed doubles.