Union Solidarity and Development Party’s central executive committee (CEC) members have asked party chairman Thein Sein to order an emergency party conference.

The flooding of the Ayeyawady River yesterday led to the flooding of more than 30 shops in the Myitsone Relaxation Camp and hundreds of farms in Kachin State, residents reported.

President Htin Kyaw and his wife Su Su Lwin donated charity to local people in Thongwa Township, Yangon Region, on April 19, though they were not present for the donation ceremony.

A man, 23, called Nay Dwe, attacked a 22-year-old woman with scissors in the Dagon Centre mall, witnesses reported.


Strong winds and hail swept across Myitkyina Township, Kachin State, yesterday evening, destroying several houses in the Aung Myintha Model Village.