At a public campaign rally yesterday that was self-described by the candidate as a corroboration of the president’s politics, former Nay Pyi Taw Council member U Myo Nyunt dished out a load of contradictions.
Parties are being warned off door-to-door campaigning in civil servant houses in Nay Pyi Taw.
Police in Nay Pyi Taw are investigating an allegation that a local candidate for the Union Solidarity and Development Party has been calling on supporters not to vote for the National League for Democracy on religious grounds, a violation of electoral law.
A ceremony to pay homage to the elderly will be held in Nay Pyi Taw today to mark the International Day of Older Persons.
The controversy over independent candidates has continued, with former minister for defence U Wai Lwin telling voters they have a “seasonal disease” that compels them to contest elections.
The National League for Democracy candidate running against the former defence minister in Nay Pyi Taw is having a tough time getting his campaign message across in a constituency with a high number of serving military personnel.