SSJAC donates 200 million Kyats to the IDPs

In northern Shan state on July 21, members of the Shan State Joint Action Committee (SSJAC) visited refugees sheltering in several Buddhist monasteries due to clashes between TNLA, SSPP/SSA, RCSS/SSA and BA troops in Namtu township. The SSJAC members reportedly distributed medicine, food items and donated 200 million Kyats (approximately 14,000 USD) to the IDPs.

On July 18 near Man Bat village, TNLA troops belonging to 3rd Brigade reportedly engaged Man Dung-based BA troops numbering approximately 60 at around 12:45 p.m. An artillery shell fragment hit local man Mr. Aik Ye (age 34) in the hip sustaining serious injuries, a frontline source reported KLN.