Nay Pyi Taw, September 7
Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services Senior General Min Aung Hlaing this evening watched the 17th inter-military performing arts, dramatic performance, play and magic show contests organized by the Directorate of Public Relations and Psychological Warfare of the Office of the Commander-in-Chief (Army) being held at the transit center at Sinphyushin Hall in Nay Pyi Taw with the aim of preserving Myanmar traditional culture and fine arts with greater development and staging performances with high standards at the State and the Tatmadaw levels.
Among the audience together with the Senior General were his wife Daw Kyu Kyu Hla, Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services Commander-in-Chief (Army) Vice-Senior General Soe Win and wife Daw Than Than Nwe, Union Minister Lt-Gen Sein Win, Union Minister Lt-Gen Ye Aung and wife, Commander-in-Chief (Navy) Admiral Tin Aung San and wife, Commander-in-Chief (Air) General Maung Maung Kyaw and wife, senior military officers from the Office of the Commander-in-Chief and their wives, the Commander of Nay Pyi Taw Command and wife, judges for the contests, officers, other ranks and their families from the battalions and units under Nay Pyi Taw Command and contestant servicemen and servicewomen. They watched a play titled “The hero in the darkness” performed by mobile public relations companies under the Directorate of Public Relations and Psychological Warfare of the Office of the Commander-in-Chief (Army).
In the 17th inter-military performing arts, dramatic performance, play and magic show contests, the events of Myanmar traditional orchestra (Gong) for individuals and Myanmar orchestra (Xylophone) for individuals were held in the morning. The modern music band (Group) contest was held in the afternoon.