The Myawaddy-Thinggan Nyenaung-Kawkareik section of Asian Highway No. 1, linking India to Thailand via Myanmar, has been put into service. However, if you intend to take a road trip from India to Thailand, you will have to wait till November when the entire highway is expected to become operational.
Myanmar Vice President U Nyan Tun, Thai Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak and Chairman of the Kayin National Union General Saw Mutu Sae Po attended an inaugural ceremony of the service along the section on Sunday.
Here is what you should know about the trilateral highway:
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