IDPs arrive in Nawngkhio and Namtu, Shan State

Internally displaced persons (IDPs)from mantung have recently been moved to religious buildings in nawngkhio and namtu due to the attacks of the Kachin Independence army (KIA), the ta’ang National Liberation Army (TNLA) and the Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army (MNDAA) in northern shan state, according to the Information Committee of the State Counsellor’s Office.

A total of 31 people of 10 households form mawhtaik, Konmon, namhu and mungngaung villages moved to the monastery of Ohnmathi Village in nawngkhio. a total of 415 IDPs were moved to shwemyintha monastery, Kisu temple and Kachin Baptist Church in namtu after an incident between government troops and the joint armed groups.