Immigration & Population: Union Minister makes inspections in Shan State

27 September 2022
2022-09-27 21:09

Union Minister for Immigration and Population U Myint Kyaing made inspections in Shan State on Tuesday. First, in Kalaw Township, the Union Minister visited the Kalaw District Immigration and Population Department.

There, in the meeting with officials and staff, the Union Minister heard report on opening of the district office in the vicinity of the township office, situation of the Nyaungshwe and Pekon township-level offices, completion of the Pan Khin Project, coordination with related departments for correct voter list and requirements.

In his response, the Union Minister stressed the importance of national identification card issuance project for election. The relevant election commission, general administration department and Immigration and Population Department must coordinate for correct voter lists.

After his remarks, the Union Minister made inspection at the Department and fulfilled requirements. He also inspected the site where offices including the one for the district-level Immigration and Population Department will be constructed and gave necessary instructions.

On the same day, the Union Minister visited the Immigration and Population Department in Taunggyi Township, heard report on matters including the Pan Khin Project, cooperation with relevant departments for correct voter list and assistance from the Shan State Government. There, the Union Minister stressed the importance of correct voter list, cooperation and security matters.

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