A joint task force with officers a local antidrug squad arrested a person named Mya Min Thu (a) Zin Min Ko near Lein Li suspension bridge in Pinlaung Township at 11:30 am on 4 July after discovering 599,400 psycho-tropic tablets, 5 kilos of the drug ice (worth K1,623.5 million) and a mobile phone from his car.
A fresh batch of 41 Myanmar nationals who returned from neighbouring countries through border towns arrived in Minbu, Magway Region yesterday morning, according to Minbu Myoma Police Station. The returnees are from the Rakhine State. Minbu District Stadium received them.
THE investigation body into the landslide that occurred at a mining site in Phakant, Kachin State, on 2 July went to investigate at the site of the incident yesterday morning.
WHEN the Shwedagon Pagoda reopens, three-feet social distancing will be enforced in line with guidelines of the Ministry of Health and Sports, said U Aye Tun, a member of the board of trustees of the Shwedagon Pagoda.
A total of 170 Myanmar nationals – 122 from the Philippines and 48 from India – arrived back home by relief flights in last two days.
A total of 728 Myanmar migrant workers returned from Thailand through the Myawady Friendship Bridge (2) on 5 July, according to local authorities.
A SPECIAL relief flight carrying experts and personnel from five different organizations to provide support to the fight against the COVID-19 in Myanmar landed at the Yangon International Airport yesterday morning.
A total of 813 Myanmar nationals returned home from Thailand through No. 2 border bridge in Myawady Town, Kayin State, on 4 July.
U Myo Win, NCA-S EAOs representative
Interviewed by Ye Gaung Nyunt
The government representatives group involving the representatives of the Government, the Tatmadaw, and the Hluttaw (the parliament) and the representatives of Ethnic Armed Organizations—Signatories of the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA-S EAOs) held their fifth coordination meeting of at National Reconciliation and Peace Centre (NRPC) on 2 and 4 July to sign the part three of the Union Accord at the Union Peace Conference: 21st Century Panglong.
The Myanmar Engineering Council (MEC) with the involvement of the Federation of Myanmar Engineering Societies (FMES), the World Federation of Engineering Organizations (WFEO), and the Federation of Engineering Institutions of Asia and Pacific (FEIAP) held a seminar conducted over the Internet on the responsibility and accountability of the bodies and technicians of the construction industry at the MEC Office in Yangon yesterday afternoon.