34.75 F
New York
January 18, 2022
AFRICA News

Myanmar Celebrity Jailed 3 Yrs For Mass Protests

One of Myanmar’s most popular celebrities has been jailed for three years for taking part in mass protests that rocked Myanmar following a military coup last February.

Paing Takhon, a model and actor with millions of fans, took part in anti-coup protests and had also been vocal in condemning the government online.

Paing Takhon, a model and actor with millions of fans, took part in anti-coup protests and had also been vocal in condemning the government online.

The 24-year-old had previously been seen participating in several demonstrations and marches.

His Instagram account with more than a million followers was taken down shortly after his arrest, along with his Facebook account.

Myanmar’s military seized power after claims of election fraud.

BBC

Related posts

FCT Minister’s Aide On Youths Felicitates With Christian On Christmas

wada

Yuletide: NEMA Deploys Response Vehicles For Rescue Operations

Enuwa Ochai

Political Office Holders Urged To Embark On Impactful Projects

Enuwa Ochai

Leave a Comment