SAGAING DIVISION – The Ministry of Health, National Unity Government (NUG) of Myanmar announced that Mr. Swam Htet, a Magway medical student, was killed in a battle in Khin-U Township.
Mr. Swam Htet was 20 years old when he died on May 22 and a foundation year student from University of Medicine Magway.
There is no detail in the NUG’s statement about the battle in which Mr. Swam Htet was killed. It is said that he gave his life while fighting for the Spring Revolution.
Khin-U Township, where the battle took place, is an area that has been declared martial law and is also the site of intense fighting between the military council and the local defense forces.