Daily Briefing in Relation to the Military Coup

Updated 2 March 2022   

As of March 2, (1590) people are now confirmed killed by this junta coup. AAPP compiled and documented (1) fallen hero today. This (1) fallen hero from Shwebo Township in Sagaing Region was killed on February 25 and documented today. This is the number verified by AAPP. The actual number of fatalities is likely much higher. We will continue adding as and when.    

As of March 2, a total of (9443) people are currently under detention. (782) people have been sentenced in person, of them 45 have been sentenced to death (incl. 2 children). 1973 are evading arrest warrants. 118 people have been sentenced in absentia, of them 39 sentenced to death in absentia. In total 84 sentenced to death, in person and absentia. The exact identities and total figure remains to be verified, but we will continue to confirm the recently released.

On March 1, Htet Aung, vice-chairman of All Burma Federation of Student Unions (ABFSU) and former chairman of Pyay University Students’ Union, was sentenced to four years imprisonment with hard labour under Section 52(d) of the Counter-Terrorism Law. He was arrested on September 6, 2021 for protesting against the military coup. He is a third-year student majoring in geology at the University of Pyay in Bago Region. 

A former chairman of the Basic Education Students’ Union named Aung Min Khaing a.k.a Mae Gyi, detained since May 17, 2021, was sentenced to three years imprisonment under Section 505(a) of the Penal Code by the special court in Insein Prison.   

AAPP will continue to inform on verified daily arrests, charges, sentences and fatalities in relation to the attempted coup, and update the lists with details of these alleged offenses. If you receive any information about detentions of, or charges against, CSO leaders, activists, journalists, CDM workers, other civilians and fallen heroes in relation to the military and police crackdown on dissent, please submit to the following addresses: fatality-data@aappb.org  detention-data@aappb.org 

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