3 jade scavengers shot by special police force

Members of No. (30) special police unit reportedly opened fire on jade scavengers at Yadana San Company’s compound in Maw La Kying Maw in Hpakant township injuring 3 jade scavengers, Kyaw Naing Oo (age 20), U Bo San Myint (age 42) and Maung Kyaw Moe Than (age 21) on August 25 at 9 am. Three injured men were later taken to Hpakant General Hospital for treatment.