The 103rd birthday of independence architect and father of the Tatmadaw Bogyoke Aung San and Myanmar Children’s Day were celebrated at the National League for Democracy (NLD) headquarters yesterday morning. At the event, Yangon Region Hluttaw Speaker U Tin Maung Tun narrated the biography of Bogyoke Aung San, and Yangon Region Hluttaw representative U Nay Phone Latt conducted a question-and-answer (Q&A) session with the youth on historical facts about Bogyoke Aung San.
Kindergarten children recited poems and gave speeches in honor of Bogyoke Aung San, and officials presented the children with gifts. The event was held by the NLD Central Women’s Committee and the attendees were provided with Charity food.
Similarly, to commemorate the 103rd birthday of Bogyoke Aung San and Myanmar Children’s Day, wards and townships in Yangon Region conducted various activities such as Q&A sessions about Bogyoke Aung San and provided Charity food that included boiled peas and naans (a favorite of Bogyoke Aung San).
Taxis also transported people for free between Bogyoke Museum in Natmauk Road, Bahan Township, Yangon and Maha Bandoola Park.
Zaw Gyi (Panita)