Dr. Maung Maung Nyein Tun, 45, surgeon at Mandalay General Hospital, died in prison with COVID this am. Arrested July 19 under Section 17/1, Unlawful Associations Act. Dr. Maung Maung Nyein Tun, a genera surgeon from Mandalay, passed away in Mandalay prison after being arrested by SAC soldiers. He was tortured by the junta and didn’t get enough medical attention when got infected with Covid-19.
The Doctor who cure the patients, Dr. Maung Maung Nyein was ARRESTED by Junta Terrorists due to giving the medical treatment to patients in #Mandalay.Junta said he died with Covid in prison at this morning.
National Immunization Director Dr. Htar Htar Lin was arrested in Yangon on Thursday. Her husband, seven-year-old son, friends and daughter were also detained with her. Their whereabouts are unknown. A source told The Irrawaddy that two other doctors, Dr. Maung Maung Nyein Tun and Dr. Swe Zin Oo, were among the 26 suspects arrested in Mandalay on Sunday. On Saturday night, the media controlled by the military government announced that Dr. Htar Htar Lin had formed the Citizen Disobedience Movement (CDM) core team and assisted the NUG, which had designated it as a terrorist organization. According to official media, she admitted to communicating with NUG’s shadow health minister, Dr. Zaw Wai Soe, through the Signal and Zoom apps. According to official media, she helped write speeches and NUG healthcare policy documents, and helped prepare for the Zoom meeting and plan to implement the NUG healthcare plan, including estimating the required medications and costs.