Local and foreign media personnel who wished to check the ground situation in Rakhine State for stability, peace, security and development, as well as observe the reception of displaced persons in the Maungtaw region, visited Nga Khu Ya reception centre and Hla Phoe Khaung transit centre yesterday and interviewed a family of five who had returned from Bangladesh.
On arriving at the Maungtaw District General Administration Department from Sittway in the morning, the media personnel were briefed by Deputy District Administrator U Ye Htoo on the arrangements made for the media personnel to collect news about the terrorist acts that occurred in 2016 and 2017 and the current UEHRD work processes. The media personnel also raised questions about several matters.
Next, they arrived at Nga Khu Ya reception centre, where officials explained the process of issuing the national verification card (NVC) to returnees and replied to questions raised by the media personnel.
Later, they went to Hla Pho Khaung transit centre to ensure its construction was completed.
They then returned to the Maungtaw District General Administration Department, where they interviewed a family of five who had returned from the other country separately.
By Myo Myint