The Committee for Supporting Peace and Stability in Rakhine State Peace held its second coordination meeting at the Hluttaw Building in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday.
At the meeting, U Aye Tha Aung, Chairman of the committee and Deputy Speaker of Amyotha Hluttaw, recounted the committee’s first trip to Rakhine State, saying that the suggestions received by in meetings with Rakhine communities and political parties in Yangon and Sittway were much beneficial to the committee and the Sate.
The discussions at the meeting focused on easing the conflicts in Rakhine State, said the committee chairman.
In coming second trip, the committee would meet with experts, said U Aye Tha Aung, asking the attendees to review and discuss the outcomes of the first trip.
Afterwards, Vice Chairment of the Committee Union Minister Dr. Pe Myint and Rakhine State Chief Minister U Nyi Pu, members of the committee Deputy Minister for the Office of the Union Government U Tin Myint, Rakhine State Minister for Border Affairs and Security Col. Phone Tint, Deputy Attorney-General U Win Myint, Yangon Region Minister for Rakhine Affairs U Zaw Aye Maung, Rakhine State Hluttaw Representative U Maung Maung Ohn, Deputy Chief of Myanmar Police Force Police Maj-Gen Aung Naing Thu, and U Nyi Hla Nge took part in the discussion advising the committee to continue to hold discussion with local people to reduce the current conflicts, to fulfill the current needs and requirements before the rainy season, making further trips to Rakhine State and seeking ways for carrying out short-term and long-term plans. —MNA
(Translated by Tun Tun Naing)