As of 8 PM, 20 Jan, a total of 20,476 samples were tested and found more 478 new cases and 11 deaths. MoHS has reported 135,721 of total confirmed cases including 119,314 discharged, and 2,997 deaths.
During the National League for Democracy (NLD) administration, from Jan 1, 2016 to Jan 12, 2021, it was earned more than $ 1,400,000 through the permanent residency system, said Vice-president U Henry Van Thio at a coordination meeting of the Management Committee on the permanent residency system for foreigners on Jan 20.
More than 150 factory workers from Myanmar, trapped in the Wa Self-Administered Division, were repatriated by the government plan, said Kyine Tone (Kengtung) district administrator.
34 undocumented immigrants from Rakhine state were arrested in Ayeyarwaddy region on Jan 19, according to the regional police force.
The government is planning to provide for those who did not have access to the 4th Covid-relief funding program and who needed support due to Covid crisis, as of the General Administration Department, Ministry of Union Government Office.
It is reported that parks in Yangon reopen from 5 am to 9:30 am, starting today (Jan 21).
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