Thaw ThawAge 37
4 Jun 2021
TDoR list ref: tgeu/1-Jan-2021/Thaw Thaw
Thaw Thaw was a makeup artist. She was shot dead by troops while cycling to deliver makeup to a wedding.
Among those killed by junta troops, Thaw Thaw—a makeup artist and transgender person from Mandalay region’s Kyaukpadaung township—was shot dead by soldiers while delivering makeup to an area wedding by bicycle, [her] sister said.
#Kyaukpadaung Township,#Mandalay Division,June4 night: Thaw Thaw a.k.a. Thaw Zin, a member of LGBT Group, who was on a motorbike, was shot in the abdomen by the SAC’s troops and killed.#WhatsHappeningInMyanmar#WeNeedJustice#SaveMyanmar pic.twitter.com/oknrADRCIh— Myanmar Doctors For Human Rights Network (@DoctorsRights) June 6, 2021
Her family relied heavily on her income.
TvT partner organisation: APTN & https://mohr.nugmyanmar.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/LGBTIQ-Situation-June-30-2021-final.pdf