19 June, 2018
An event to mark the 73rd birthday of State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi was held at building I-12 in the Hluttaw compound, Nay Pyi Taw, yesterday morning.
The event was attended by President U Win Myint and First Lady, former President U Htin Kyaw and wife, Vice President U Henry Van Thio, Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker U T Khun Myat and wife, Amyotha Hluttaw Speaker Mahn Win Khaing Than, Pyithu Hluttaw Deputy Speaker U Tun Tun Hein, Pyidaungsu Hluttaw’s Legal Affairs and Special Cases Assessment Commission Chairman Thura U Shwe Mann, Nay Pyi Taw Council Chairman Dr. Myo Aung and wife, Chairman of Peace Commission Dr. Tin Myo Win and wifeOffice of the President Deputy Minister U Min Thu and wife, and the Hluttaw representatives.
At the event, the attendees first sang a birthday song for the State Counsellor, as she cut the birthday cake.
Next, the State Counsellor distributed cakes, cold drinks and lunch boxes to the Hluttaw representatives, Hluttaw staff and the landscape group personnel.
Later, the State Counsellor, released white doves as a symbol of peace in front of building I-12 and took a commemorative group photograph together with the event attendees.