YANGON, Myanmar – Citizens in Dala town called for to release of two women in custody in the police station, with thousands assembling and surrounding the police outpost until evening Saturday.
The police eventually dispersed the crowd, firing live rounds that night, resulting in eight death and eighteen injuries.
Kawmu area in Dala township, located across Yangon river, was Aung San Suu Kyi’s constituency for the parliamentary election where she won the parliamentary election twice.
By Htay Win
Photo credit Myanmar Now