Veteran Arakanese nationalist leader passed away
A veteran Arakanese nationalist
leader, a Patron of the National United Party of Arakan
(NUPA), U Maung Sein Nyunt passed away at on 21 March at
U Maung Sein Nyunt was native of Rambree, Arakan state,
During the fascist
U Maung Sein Nyunt joined other prominent Arakanese leaders such as U Seinda in earlier period and later founded Arakan National Liberation Party (ANLP) in 1960.
In 1994, he led the dissolving of ANLP to join hand with other Arakanese revolutionary forces including the late Khaing Raza, for the sake of national unity, under the banner of National United Party of Arakan. He served NUPA as the first president.
At the time of his death, he was the Patron of the NUPA. He left behind his wife and a son.
(More detail accounts of his life, activisms and his struggle for the people will make public soon).
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