1379 Nadaw 4 Waxing Moon (22 November 2017)
Notification on the decision of Union Election Commission in accord with Region Hluttaw or State Hluttaw Election Law Section 75 (b)
1. U Shar Mwe Leshen had been elected as representative of Shan State Hluttaw from constituency 2 of Kengtung Township. The contender, Dr Wunna Soe of the same constituency submitted the objection letter to Union Election Commission against the election of U Shar Mwe Leshan as State Hluttaw Representative. Union Election Commission, exercising Region Hluttaw or State Hluttaw Election Law Section 69, organized an election tribunal and had the necessary investigation and hearing and exercising Election Law Section 75, after hearing on the case of appealing to election objection, the election commission had already made the decision regarding the above-mentioned case.
2. In the decision of Union Election Commission on the Appeal of Election Objection Case (2/2017) dated 22.11.2017, it is stated that the election of U Shar Mwe Leshen as representative of Shan State, Kengtung Township Constituency 2 has been declared null and void and Dr Wunna Soe is declared as legally elected State Hluttaw representative of above-said constituency in accordance with the Region Hluttaw or State Hluttaw Election law Section 75(a).
3. Therefore, U Shar Mwe Leshan is no longer a Hluttaw representative starting from the day this notification is issued and it is declared according to election law Section 75 (b) that Dr Wunna Soe 7/Da U Na (Naing) 041734 is now the State Hluttaw Representative of the Constituency 2 of Kengtung Township, Shan State.
Union Election Commission