Monday, 25 May 2020

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Today, the Maungdaw Township Peace and Development Council (TPDC) Chairman summoned village level Election Commissions from each village of the township for training for the forthcoming elections, said a local businessman on condition of anonymity.


TPDC authorities, called an elder villager from a village in the place of Village Peace and Development Council (VPDC) Chairman as village Election Commission representative, one VPDC member and the VPDC clerk from every village in Maungdaw Township for training for the forthcoming elections. 

They will stay for five days in Maungdaw town for the training.

As the village commission, the TPDC Chairman selected three persons from a village in Maungdaw Township.

“All the village commission members are yes men of the State Peace and Development Council (SPDC) as the Burmese military junta is known,” a village elder said.

“The SPDC authorities are going to hold