Akyab, February 11
SPDC picked USDA members represent
U Kyaw Yin who is the Arakan State USDA Secretary led the 50 representatives of the Arakanese team, who have gathered in the state's capital of Akyab in preparation for their trip to
He told Narinjara by phone yesterday that all district and township level USDA's secretaries, including Akyab District Secretary U Tun Win, Kyauk Pru District Secretary U Aung Tin Thein, and Thandwe District Secretary U Saw Myint Oo have been selected as Arakanese representatives at the National Convention.
"There are not any representatives from
The authority will not allow representatives from any Arakanese political party, including the Arakan League for Democracy, a prominent people’s party in the state, to attend the convention.
U Mra Wa, Director of the Bangladesh Brach Arakan National Council, said the future of
He added that the people of
U Mra Wa urged the SPDC military government to allow all political parties, including the NLD and the Ethnic nationality parties to attend the National Convention later this month. If the military government wants future peace and prosperity in
The USDA was formed by the ruling military junta to implement their policy as well as to move against the winning party of the 1990 election, the National League for Democracy (NLD), led by Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, in 1993. #
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