As Laukkai restores peace and stability thanks to all-out efforts of the Tatmadaw, local residents come back home.
On Friday, a total of 74 people from 27 houses returned to Laukkai through the border post No 125. Officials welcomed back and resettled them.
On Friday morning, departmental officials reopened Yanlonkyaing border checkpoint that was shut during the period of armed conflicts in Laukkai region. A total of 106 people came back Laukkai through the checkpoint.
Commander of Laukkai Region Control Command Col Saw Myint Oo and officials met internally displaced persons who arrived back in Laukkai.
So far, a total of 2,746 people from 946 households have arrived back home.