The article looks at Vicky Bowman husband. We will also look at Vicky Bowman her and find out why the couple have been arrested.
Who is Vicky Bowman?
Victoria Jane Bowman is a British diplomat. She was born on 12th June,1966 in the UK.
Vicky Bowman had served as UK Ambassador to Myanmar.
She served as UK’s ambassador to Myanmar between 2002 and 2006.
Bowman after her service has remain in the country and is the Director of Myanmar Centre for Responsible Business (MCRB) since July 2013.
Vicky Bowman had her education at Oxford High School. She continue to Pembroke College in Cambridge and then to the University of Chicago.
Who is Htein Lin? Vicky Bowman husband.
Vicky Bowman’s husband is Htein Lin. He is Burmese painter, performance artist as well as an activist.
He was born on 31st December,1966 in Mezaligon, Ayeyarwady Region. He studied Bachelor of Law (LLB) degree at Yangon University, but was expelled after protesting about death of his colleague student.
Htein Lin has abandoned his legal profession and has become an artist and an actor in comic films.
Htein Lin spent 6½ years as a Political prisoner in Burma from 1998-2004. While in Prison, he used to perform for the inmates and did a lot of painting, though it was illegal to do so.
Vicky Bownman and her husband has been reportedly detained in Yangon on 24 August 2022.
The reason for the arrest is not known.