The first confirmed death among the Myanmar protestors was recorded on 19th February. Mya Thwet Thwet Khine, was shot during a demonstration in the capital, Naypyitaw, on February 9, two days before her 20th birthday. Video showed her sheltering from water cannons and suddenly dropping to the ground after a bullet penetrated the motorcycle helmet she was wearing. The women killed in the protests has now been honoured by the anti-coup protestors.
Meanwhile reports are now coming in that Myanmar security forces are using tear gas and rubber bullets on protestors.