Union ministers visit Chin State ahead of Chin National Day
19 February 2016 — Three Union ministers arrive in Hakha, Chin State, around 1pm today, to attend the historic event marking the 68th anniversary of Chin National Day.
Soe Thein, Minister of President’s Office; Ohn Myint, Minister of Livestock, Fisheries and Rural Development; and Win Tun, Ministry of Environmental Conservation and Forestry landed by helicopter in the capital.
They will participate in the opening ceremony of the Chin National Day celebration and will inspect new houses built on relocation site for landslide-affected victims, according to reports by the Chinland Post.
President Thein Sein is expected to attend the celebration tomorrow although sources from the Chin State government cannot make any confirmation.
The three ministers are staying at the Union Guest House.#