TNLA troops detain a Yung Ngaw villager

Hpauyam Gam of Yung Ngaw village in Kutkai township has been detained by TNLA troops on Oct 3. A local source said Hpauyam Gam was stopped and held by TNLA troops on his way to find firewood for cooking. His whereabouts is still unknown.

Locals reported last week that despite repeated objections from villagers, TNLA troops began plowing land that belong to villagers with 2 loaders for farming in Byu Bat village in Kutkai township.