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Health Alert: Rangoon (Burma), Water Cuts in Yangon Townships September 13-14

East Asia & Pacific > Burma > Rangoon

Location: Yangon

Event: The Yangon City Development Committee announced intermittent cuts to the water supply for various Yangon-area townships on September 13 and 14, 2018 due to maintenance on the water supply system.  The list of affected townships includes:

Bahan, Botahtaung, Dawbon, Hlaing, Hlaing Tharyar, Insein, Kamayut, Kyauktada, Lanmadaw, Latha, Mayangone, Mingalar Taung Nyunt, Mingalardon, Pabedan, Pazundaung, Shwepyithar, Taketa, Tamwe, Yankin

Actions to Take:

·        Conserve water during this time.

·        Stock up on drinking water.

·        Visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Travelers’ Health Page.


U.S. Embassy Rangoon, Burma


State Department - Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

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