Attention !! BURMA: Ministry of Immigration don,t expel Mr Peburelelde Chassey Christophel, a French globetrotter
February 1, 2013
Nay Pyi Taw, 31 Jan- Immigration and National Registration Department under the Ministry of Immigration and Population has denied some media reports saying that it will expel Mr Peburelelde Chassey Christophel, a French globetrotter who accompanied peace marchers walking from Yangon to Laiza of Kachin State.
While the 43-member group was lodging at the church in No. 7 Ward in Toungoo, personnel from Toungoo Township Autho r i t ies met Mr Peburelelde Chassey Christophel, 44, holding tourist visa and passport PPNo. P 10 CT 52036 to tell him that his actions had broken visa regulations and sent him back to Yangon.
Then, Deputy Head of Yangon Region Immigration and National Registration Department handed over the French man to Mr Xavierd Argueuver, counselor of French Embassy on 30 January evening.
Although the French man was to be expelled for breaking visa regulations, he was just sent to embassy of his motherland without abolishing original rights embodied in entry visa in consideration of friendship between Myanmar and France.