Myanmar Youths Call for Boycott of Traditional Water Festival To Honour Those Killed By Junta

Key Traditional And Cultural Event Of The Year

10 Apr 2021 by Local Press Report

Many people in Myanmar had been particularly looking forward to participating in this year’s festival, which was scheduled to start on April 13.

Nationwide resistance to February's military takeover in the country continues.

If the youth campaign turns out to be a success, it would be a big blow to the junta, which is desperate to show the world that everything in Myanmar is under control and that the situation is back to normal. Source: The Irrawaddy

Source: The Irrawaddy