Union Minister for Information Dr. Pe Myint accepted cash donated by Myanmar Motion Picture Organisation (MMPO) to the fund for rehabilitation of flood victims nationwide at a ceremony held in MMPO meeting hall in Wingaba Road, Bahan Township, Yangon yesterday.
At the event, MMPO Chairman U Zin Waing explained about the purpose of donation to the rehabilitation fund for flood victims.
Next, chairman U Chit Ko Ko on behalf of Thakayta Township Video Sub-Group, Yangon Region Video Sub-Group secretary U Tin Moe on behalf of Video Sub-Group (Central), MMPO Patron U Aung Lwin, Chairman U Zin Waing and Vice-Chairman U Zaw Min donated Ks 1 million, Ks 4 million and Ks 10 million respectively. The donations were accepted by the Union Minister.
In his speech of appreciation, Union Minister said people from the motion picture circle usually help and donate whenever the people faces disasters. Now, under the leadership of MMPO, various levels of Video Sub-Groups donated with sympathy towards flood affected people. The outcome of this good deed is believed to be the socio-economic development of the people in the motion picture circle, said the Union Minister. Also present at the ceremony were officials from Ministry of Information, MMPO patrons, executive members, Video-Sub Groups members and invited guests.