26 May 2019
The Vice President U Henry VanThio observed the Myanmar Cultural Variety Show including traditional dances of national races organized by the Ministry of Religious Affairs and Culture for the relaxation and enjoyment of the holiday makers at the National Landmark Park in Nay Pyi Taw in the morning on Saturday.
Together with the vice president, union minister Dr. Pe Myint, Thura U Aung Ko, Naing Thet Lwin, deputy minister U Tin Myint, U Kyi Min and U Hla Maw Oo, departmental heads, responsible officials, staff families who pay visit to National Landmark Park and the spectators from various regions also enjoyed the performances. First, 6 males and 6 females of Kachin dancers performed the Kachin traditional dances with the song inviting to pay visit Kachin State.
Next, the Kayah ethnic dancing, Kayin ethnic dancing, Chin ethnic dancing, Mon ethnic dancing, Rakhine ethnic dancing, Shan ethnic dancing, and Myanmar Ah-nyeint shows were performed. After the performances, vice president U Henry Van Thio presented honorable flower basket to the performers.
The union minister Thura U Aung Ko also presented cash of honor to the artistes.