Podcast: Handouts and hardships in Chin State

Since the first case of COVID-19 was found in Chin State on March 23, businesses have closed and many working poor are now unemployed. Government handouts of food supplies were gratefully received but are quickly running out.

What is in store for the next few months for the people of Chin?

Listen in Burmese.

By Salai KB Thawng

By Salai KB Thawng

Salai KB Thawng began his journalism career in 2010. He is currently the editor-in-charge and layout designer at daily newspaper The Hakha Post, and also runs his own publication, the Chin Cherry Magazine
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