The land that is known as Arakan by the foreigners is called Rakhaing-pray by its own people, Rakhaing-thar (Arakanese) who were titled this name in honour of preservation on their national heritage and ethics or morality.

The aerial shots of the villages from Kyauktaw Township, Arakan State devastated deadly flooding - according to government official , at least 35 people have died in deadly flooded Arakan State - eighteen people in Buthidaung, nine in Mrauk-U, one in Kyauktaw and seven in Minbya - and another six remain missing. Kyauktaw is one of the most effected areas in Arakan State.

Photo: Ye Lwin and Aung Naing Soe (Kissapa)

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