Activity No. ( 3/ 2016/ Protection) (Daw Khin Win)

  1. On 22.12.2014, while fencing was erected at the Lepadaung Taung Copper Project in Salingyi Township, riots broke out during which Daw Khin Win died.
  2. Commission Members U Zaw Win, Dr. Nyan Zaw and U Soe Phone Myint travelled to the scene from 31.12.2014 to 2.1.2015 and carried out investigations.
  3. The Commission’s report was submitted to the President on 12.1.2015.
  4. News release No.1/2015 containing 4 recommendations was posted on the Commission’s website.
  5. A request was sent to the Ministry of Home Affairs on 2.4.2015 for a reply on action taken on the recommendations.
  6. Homicide case No.(4/2014) was opened at Salingyi police station and a charge was made at Salingyi court on 30.1.2015. A reply was received from the Ministry of Home Affairs on 11.4.15 that a summary of evidence against 6 police personnel was being prepared under police disciplinary regulation, and riot control training are being conducted.
  7. A request was sent to the Sarlingyi Township court on 15.5.2015 for a reply on te progress of the case and the court’s decision.
  8. A request was sent to the Ministry of Home Affairs on 15.5.2015 for a reply on the process of action taken against the police personnel involved.
  9. A reminder was sent to the Ministry of Home Affairs and Sarling Gyi Township court for a reply on the progress of the case.