Ann Township

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Ann Township
အမ်းမြို့နယ်
Township
Ann Township is located in Burma
Ann Township
Ann Township
Location in Burma
Coordinates: 19°51′N 94°00′E / 19.850°N 94.000°E / 19.850; 94.000Coordinates: 19°51′N 94°00′E / 19.850°N 94.000°E / 19.850; 94.000
Country  Burma
State Rakhine State
District Kyaukpyu District
Capital Ann
Time zone MST (UTC+6:30)

Ann Township (Burmese: အမ်းမြို့နယ်) is a township of Kyaukpyu District in the Rakhine State of Myanmar. The principal town is Ann.

"Ann Creek" Hydropower Project is being implemented by the Ministry of Electric Power No. 1 on Ann Creek, 3.5 miles northeast to Ann. The project can generate 44 million kilowatt hours yearly when it is finished.[1]

Hla Maung Tin, an elected Rakhine State Hluttaw Member of Ann Township representing Union Solidarity and Development Party in 2010 election, served as the 1st Rakhine State Chief Minister from 2011 to June 2014.[2]

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  1. ^ http://www.mrtv3.net.mm/newpaper/109newsn.pdf Page 10 Column 3
  2. ^ "Rakhine State Chief Minister resigns". www.mizzima.com. Mratt Kyaw Thu. Retrieved 2 July 2014. 

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