UNDER the patronage of the village monastery’s abbot Bhaddanta Kesara the Bawa Alinyaung library was opened at the Basic Education High School in Thabyegaing village, Kyaukpadaung Township, Mandalay Region, on Monday.
The abbot and other officials cut the ribbon to officially open the library.
Township Education Officer Daw Yi Yi Lwin said the purpose of opening the library was to bring education, enlightenment and joy to the students.
Local youths donated K100,000 to the maintenance of the library. The school library holds hundreds of books on a wide range of subjects for the use of about 300 students.
Nay Aung (IPRD)