To improve the social position of children, to instill diligence, courage, industriousness, courtesy, thoughtfulness and creativity, an art competition and poem recitation event was held at the public library of Information and Public Relations Department (IPRD) in Htantabin Township, Taungoo District of Bago Region yesterday. At the poem recitation contest, 19 Kindergarten students competed in the poem titled “Go to the Library”. Twenty-four Basic Education Primary level students participated in an art competition titled “Let’s Eliminate Human Trafficking”.
At the prize presentation ceremony, the administrator of Htantabin Township delivered a speech, the staff officer of Taungoo District IPRD explained the holding of the contests, and author San Lwin (Htantabin) gave remarks about the activities. The competitions were organized by local department and the Township Writers’ Association.—Shwe Win (Pyay)