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Wa Self-Administered Division

Self-Administered Division
Wa SAD is located in Burma
Location in Burma
Country  Burma
State Shan State
Elevation[1] 524 m (1,719 ft)
Time zone MST (UTC+6.30)

Wa Self-Administered Division (Burmese: ဝ ကိုယ်ပိုင်အုပ်ချုပ်ခွင့်ရ တိုင်း ) is a Self-Administered Division of Myanmar. Its official name was announced by decree on 20 August 2010.[2] The division is set to be self-administered by the Wa people, but currently, the Wa State, subsumed under the official Wa Special Region 2 of Shan State administrates the region.

Administrative divisions

As stipulated by the 2008 Constitution it consists of Hopang, Mongmao, Pangwaun (Panwai), Namphan (Nahpan), Matman (Metman) and Pangsang (Pangkham) townships in Shan State.[3] The division also includes Namtit Subtownship and Panlong Subtownship.

See also


  1. ^ GoogleEarth
  2. ^ "တိုင်းခုနစ်တိုင်းကို တိုင်းဒေသကြီးများအဖြစ် လည်းကောင်း၊ ကိုယ်ပိုင်အုပ်ချုပ်ခွင့်ရ တိုင်းနှင့် ကိုယ်ပိုင်အုပ်ချုပ်ခွင့်ရ ဒေသများ ရုံးစိုက်ရာ မြို့များကို လည်းကောင်း ပြည်ထောင်စုနယ်မြေတွင် ခရိုင်နှင့်မြို့နယ်များကို လည်းကောင်း သတ်မှတ်ကြေညာ".  
  3. ^ ပြည်ထောင်စုသမ္မတမြန်မာနိုင်ငံတော် ဖွဲ့စည်းပုံအခြေခံဥပဒေ (၂၀၀၈ ခုနှစ်) (in Burmese) 0]=1|2008 Constitution PDF
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