SAGAING DIVISION – Pale People’s Administration Body (PAB) reported that 5 local villagers from Zeephyukone Pyu Saw Htee village, Pale Township, Yinmarpin district escaped on the morning of January 13th and entered the legal fold.
“Many of them flee because their livelihood is getting difficult. We provide them with accommodation and support as much as possible,” said Ko Zaw Htet, who is in charge of Pale PAB. There are total of 5 people, 2 women and 3 men, escaped from Pale Township.
People Administration Body interrogates the 5 people who came to the legal fold from Pyu Saw Htee village and brief them to live in peace, not to communicate with spies and the junta council. They were also sermonized not to act or speak that can be a bad image for the spring revolution and the speech that harmed the public. He went on to say that they have to pledge that if they do so, they will be severely punished.
It is reported that the 5 escapees who signed such pledges were provided with 3 tarpaulin sheets and 100,000 kyats by Pale People’s Administration Body, and they were accommodated in a safe place.