A HOME for the aged will soon be ready to accommodate and look after retired military personnel and their family members.
The construction of Karuna Kaba started earlier this year and is now complete. The facility is situated on 33.87 acres of land at the corner of Shwekyabin and Yadanamyinzu streets, Dekkhina township, Nay Pyi Taw and expected to be opened on 24 August.
Karuna Kaba will be managed by Central Executive Committee Chairman former Lt-Gen Tun Kyi, Secretary former Col Yan Naing Oo and 130 staff.
The home for the aged will house families and relatives of military personnel who are retired or disabled or who died in action.
The military is planning to open similar centres in Yangon and Mandalay regions.