Scenes from the opening ceremony of the Great Thingyan Mandap in Rangoon On the eve of the Great Thingyan today, April 13, Rangoon residents told the Rangoon Times that the streets of Rangoon were drying up like no one.
“I was walking around Hledan, Myay Ni Gone, on the streets. There were no people around. The roads around Sule were blocked.
There were no water trucks. There was no one throwing water. He said three white hijackers were repeatedly seen splashing water in front of the mayor’s office.
“I’m sitting and watching TV in front of the mayor’s office, and four or three hijackers are passing by several times, pretending to be human.