Tuesday, February 27, 2024
HomeUncategorizedMP-elect Ngwe Tun dies in hospital

MP-elect Ngwe Tun dies in hospital

Oct 16, 2008 (DVB), U Ngwe Tun, an elected National League for Democracy representative for constituency 2 of Kyaukpadaung township in Mandalay, died on 11 October aged 79.

U Ngwe Tun died while being treated for a liver condition at Shwebo hospital in Rangoon.

During the 1988 uprising, U Ngwe Tun was the leader of the unified strike groups in Kyaukpadaung, and as a result was forced to resign from his position as township education officer.

Reporting by DVB


Feel the passion for press freedom ignite within you.

Join us as a valued contributor to our vibrant community, where your voice harmonizes with the symphony of truth. Together, we'll amplify the power of free journalism.

Lost Password?