With the sponsorship of Kachin State Government, the central pandal for Mahar Thingyan in Kachin State was constructed at Ayar Ward on the Sumprabum Road. The construction has been 80% complete according to an engineer from the City Development Committee.
The pandals for the State Ethnic Affairs Ministry and Construction Industry are being built now. This year 2018 Mahar Thingyan Festival will include a walking Thingyan. The Minyart Ward on the Zawgyun Road has been decorated with traditional Myanma Pathein umbrellas for the Walking Thingyan. Water pipes for participants to throw water around have been installed this morning.
Myanmar Digital News