State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi participated in a dinner gathering with authors at the Tungapuri Hotel in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday.
It was attended by Union Ministers U Kyaw Tint Swe, Dr. Pe Myint, Thura U Aung Ko, Dr. Myo Thein Gyi and Dr. Win Myat Aye, and Deputy Ministers U Aung Hla Tun, departmental heads of the Ministry of Information and authors.
At the dinner, the State Counsellor had documentary photos taken together with the authors and greeted them individually.
Afterwards, Union Minister Dr. Pe Myint explained the purpose of the dinner. On behalf of the writers, writer Khin Khin Htoo expressed words of thanks.
Afterwards, the State Counsellor and the writers talked about literature openly while enjoying dinner.
(Translated by Kyaw Zin Tun)