MAGWAY DIVISION – A junta’s police and a soldier from military base of Myitchay Town who came to collect water from Irrawaddy River were killed and a rifle was seized, an official of People’s Defence Force, No. 1 military region from Magway Division said.
Seven Defence Forces from
Pakokku District Battalion 8 lead by a staff officer opened fire towards the junta’s policeman and a soldier who came down to collect water at about 8 a.m. on December 1, resulted killing both of them and Defence Forces were able to retreat without any injury.
A G3 rifle, two magazines for bullets, 81 bullets and a bomb were reportedly seized from the policeman and soldier.