Thursday, August 17, 2017

Drug convict dies in Insein Prison hospital

A drug convict died Monday while serving a four-year sentence in Insein Prison, a police report said.

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Husband and wife jump into river in apparent suicide bid

A husband and wife jumped into the Hlaing River on Saturday in an apparent suicide attempt, according to a police report.

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TB-stricken man hangs self

A man suffering from tuberculosis hanged himself at his house in Hlaing Tharyar township on Sunday, a police report said.

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Small fire breaks out in company building in Thingangyun township

A small fire broke out late Sunday in the building of Myanmar Golden Heart Blades Company Limited in Thingangyun township and no injuries were reported, police said.

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Passenger found dead inside a bus in Hlegu

An unidentified man, estimated to be in his 30’s, was found dead inside a passenger bus in Hlegu terminal, a police report said.

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Two women arrested for stealing gold bracelet

Two women were arrested on Monday in Hlaing Thar Yar township for allegedly selling a gold bracelet from another woman inside Pazundaung market, a police report said.

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A plastic factory worker dies after jammed in pressing machine

A factory worker died Wednesday after he was jammed in a pressing machine in Dagon Seikkan township, a police report said.

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Husband sets wife on fire

A drunk man set his wife on fire in Dawpon township on Wednesday in a fit of rage after quarrelling with her, a police report said.

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Six gamblers arrested in Hlaing Thar Yar township

Six gamblers were arrested on Wednesday in a house in Hlaing Thar Yar township during a police anti-gambling sweep, a police report said.

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Dead man with stab wounds found in Hmawbi township

Village authorities on Tuesday recovered a dead man with slash wounds in a fishpond in Kyi Pin Sate village tract in Hmawbi township, police said.

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