- During the Pre-War days, those who want to pursue a Medical Career had to get LMP (Licensed Medical Practitioner).
- Some chose to study MBBS overseas (e.g. Calcutta University).
- According to U Ko Ko Aye, the LMP school was located near the Bogyoke Market and was destroyed by bombing.
Choice to become MBBS
- LMPs were later offered a condensed course to become MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery).
- Colonel Hla Han was an LMP turned MBBS.
- One prankster carried a briefcase with “LMP” on it.
- He was a Licensed Master Plumber.