High-profile activist and candidate Daw Nyo Nyo Thin has reported in a press conference that youth allegedly destroyed her campaign posters in Yankin Township.
Her advisor, U Tin Maung Oo, said a complaint would be filed with the police and a lawsuit was planned. He said someone other forces might have been behind the act.
Daw holds a Doctorate in Law from Japan’s Yokohama National University and was previously nominated as an election candidate by the NLD’s Rangoon division Election Candidate Nomination Committee with a majority of votes from the membership. Surprisingly, she was rejected by the party’s leadership despite meeting the criteria listed by the party guidelines for election appointment.