Kachin State Trip: President Meets With Locals

14 January 2018

President U Htin Kyaw and wife Daw Su Su Lwin on Saturday afternoon visited Khaunglanphoo Township, Putao District of Kachin State.

They met with township-level officials and the locals. The President stresses that efforts are being carried out for the betterment of transportation and economic development as well as for peace and rule of law in the region. He also pledges assistance for education, health and electricity in the region. 

The township administrator reported on the facts for the regional development. The President also donated 10 million kyats for Khaunglanphoo region development. Union Minister for Border Affairs Lt-Gen Ye Aung donated a computer to the township basic education high school. The President and party also visited Naungmon Township before leaving for Putao later the day.