In Bago, Junta’s force arrested 40 youths in the past few days with baseless accusations of having relationships with PDF.
Accordingly to local people, one young man was captured on the Ygn-Mdy highway a week ago and they started to search secretly and arrested anyone who were in closed contact with him. Most of detainees are associated with Central students Union.
After arresting the first one, the junta’s forces were able to trace from the messenger group chat. 6 youths were arrested, then again 17 men were arrested and totally around 40 young people were arrested.
Whoever associated with those detainees are on the run. On December 14th, another 3 youths were arrested at Rubber Plantation field by junta’s force, told by a source who is on the run.
He also warned that young people from Bago need to be careful and cautious as Junta’s force might use detainees phone numbers to trace them.