U Chit Tin, an elected member of parliament for the NLD in the 1990 general election, was arrested in November 1990 for his involvement in a secret meeting in Mandalay to organise a parallel government. He was charged with high treason and sentenced to 25 years in prison. He spent 2 years in Insein before being released under amnesty in 1992. He fled Burma in 2004 and is now living n Nupo refugee camp on the Thai-Burma border awaiting resettlement to a third country.
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