Journalists report on repatriation readiness in Maungtaw

Journalists from 13 media organisations visit Taung Pyo Letwe Reception Centre, villages in Mauntaw Township,  Rakhine State.  Photo: MNA
Journalists from 13 media organisations visit Taung Pyo Letwe Reception Centre, villages in Mauntaw Township,
Rakhine State.  Photo: MNA

A delegation of independent media visited villages in Mauntaw Township, Rakhine State recently, conducting interviews and collecting information on repatriation readiness.
The delegation comprised of journalists from 13 media organisations visited Taung Pyo Letwe Reception Centre, where Deputy Commissioner of Maungtaw District U Ye Htoo explained the readiness for repatriation of returnees and arrangements for providing humanitarian aid to the displaced people when they returned.
At the meeting, journalists asked authorities about arrangements for resettlement, issuing of National Verification Cards and scrutiny as part of the repatriation process. During the trip, the media delegation visited a bridge between Bangladesh and Myanmar and a gate that will be opened for the returnees. They also visited the border and viewed the situation of the people living near the border.
The journalists also visited Inn-din Village and interviewed villagers about the terrorist attacks of last year. The delegation returned to Yangon in the evening.—Kyaw Thu Htet

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