School damaged in fire
A Shwe Pyi Thar township school took K280,000 in damage during a fire on October 12, according to Hlaw Kar village police.
The Basic Education Middle School in the 27th ward caught fire at 5:20pm after many old desks and piles of papers overheated, according to an inquiry.
The fire brigade had it extinguished by 6pm. Police have opened a criminal case that could carry a three-year prison sentence. – Toe Wai Aung, translation by Khine Thazin Han