Almost a hundred thousand of villagers living along the historic Ledo Road in the Hukawng Valley of northern Burma have been facing deteriorating situation to access public healthcare system due to the declining numbers of medical practitioners who are willing to serve those locations.
A farmer from Warazup village of the Hukawng Valley in Burma’s northern Kachin State has insisted to continue farming on his own land after the Yuzana Company’s recent encroachment, flaring up another dispute of land-grab incident in the world’s largest Tiger Reserve.
A school in the northern Shan State’s Kachin militia controlled area in Burma has scheduled to introduce online classroom in the early of next month, launching a pioneer virtual learning in the country.
The Kachin State government has recently set to reopen some businesses, public markets and restaurants even though the country’s union government extended the COVID-19 lock down period to the last day of May, trying to alleviate the hardship of over a million State’s residents during the pandemic.
Extremely faraway villages along the China-Burma border in Khaunglanphu township of northern Kachin State faced a shortage of food and other necessity items due to China shut down its border for COVID-19 lock down.
The Kachin State’s Laiza headquartered Kachin Independence Oraganization (KIO) and Eastern Shan State’s Panghsang headquartered United Wa State Army (UWSA) have received the Burma Army’s donation packages of COVID-19 protective gears.