In an area clearance operation launched by the Tatmataw troops in Ngarsarkyu village at 6:10am yesterday morning, the troops seized 8 people who got involved in the village of Pyaungpaik in Maungtaw Township—namely Arkularlong, Kharmarhuse, Arbuarlong, Zarutarlong, Nurukarmai, Habuoosong, Juralong, Arbubawshaw.
They were handed over to the No. 1 border guard controlling headquarters, according to the Myawady News.
Likewise, the Tatmadaw troops and police force continued to discover attackers who involved themselves in violent attacks, Abdullah was arrested at his abode in Kyaungtaung village at 7 am yesterday and found Swetarmauk at his house in Kyetmauktaung village, handing them over to the respective stations.
And, during the patrol in the river Nat at 1 am or so this morning, the Vessel patrol group (NAVYSEALs) found 2 suspicious boats in the creek, 300 yards away from south of Ushaykyachaung. They refused to come back to the patrol team and tried to run away. In the pursuit, the troops arrested 5 Bengalis.—GNLM