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Establishment of RWU during the 1988 uprising in Rakhaing State, Burma, peoples from Rakhaing State were actively participated in demonstration against the totalitarian government of Ne Win, to regain their rights. After Saw Maung Military ruler seized the state power on 18th September in the same year, most of the political & social activist including women were arrested and imprisoned. Establishment of RWU during the 1988 uprising in Rakhaing State, Burma, peoples from Rakhaing State were actively participated in demonstration against the totalitarian government of Ne Win, to regain their rights. After Saw Maung Military ruler seized the state power on 18th September in the same year, most of the political & social activist including women were arrested and imprisoned.