Author: Naw Hser Kler (KIC)

Source: Karen News (

Htone Bo villagers have demanded that the Shwe Energy (Asia World) Company allow them to work in their lands in the project area of the Thauk Ye Khat 2 hydro-power-dam that is now producing electricity. The Htone Bo village, 14-miles from Taungoo Town, had been relocated due to the construction of the Thauk Ye Khat Dam. Villagers claim that they will not benefit from the electricity produced from the dam as the company plans to sell it to other areas. Read more on Karen News website