COMMANDER-in-Chief of Defence Services Senior General Min Aung Hlaing met with local people and families of the Tatmadaw during his trip to Coco Island yesterday, assisting in health care services and socio development.
During the meetings, he pledged that the Tatmadaw would keep on assisting in livestock breeding and production of value added products from the palm trees which are abundant on the island.
The Senior General and wife presented food to department personnel and the local people.
During his visit, Senior General Min Aung Hlaing also inspected construction of a jetty.
The jetty has seen more than 90 per cent completion, targeting to handle vessels by the rainy season in 2017. Currently, Thanlwin mobile hospital ship is providing medical services to the local people there.