MANDALAY DIVISION – The commander of the 4th Battalion of Mandalay District, Bo. Tar Tay, said that the Mandalay Brotherhood Army had spread leaflets in Mandalay and informed the people that the Shwe Pyi Soe (Conquering of Golden State) Operation to capture Mandalay had begun.
It was reported that, as the Shwe Pyi Soe Operation begins, a drone bombed the electricity department of No. 2 main workshop to the east of Mandalay Region Office of Environmental Protection and the vehicle storage camp in Tamatan in Mandalay City on November 13. In addition, the People’s Defense Army – PDF flag was also hoisted on Taung Thaman Road.
The people were informed of the beginning of the operation, and leaflets were scattered along the Taung Thaman Lake Road to warn the public to stay away from the jubta camps and the gate stations,” Bo. Tar Tay, commander of the 4th Battalion of Mandalay District added.
The operation was carried out by Mandalay District Battalion 3, 4, 5 and 6 and to inform the public about the starting of Operation “Shwe Pyi Soe”.