22 Nov 2012According to women in Muse township’s Mongpaw, one reason for official corruption
on the Sino-Burmese border, apart from the war and resulting no rule of law,
is low pay for the state personnel. There are a police station, a people’s militia force
(PMF) and village and village tract headmen in Mongpaw, a locality of 8 village
tracts and 32 villages, with a population of 10,755 and 2,668 households.