A fire in Rangoon’s iconic hospital forced the evacuation of patients and staff.
A massive fire destroyed most of the Kandawgyi Palace in the early hours of Thursday morning, with at least one death reported at one of Rangoon’s most iconic hotels.
The superintendent of Rangoon General Hospital says the health of National League for Democracy patron Tin Oo, who was hospitalised last week, is improving and his condition is no longer “life-threatening.”
National League for Democracy co-founder and patron Tin Oo was rushed to the hospital after he fell in the bathroom of his home at around 11pm on Wednesday night.
The would-be exorcist, named as Tun Naing, has now been arrested and is likely to face charges of murder.
Burma and China are set to sign deals to build hospitals in Burma’s two largest cities and a strategic bridge near their shared border.