Skirmishes broke out in Nampaka township

A KIA source said a combined force of BA’s 45th LIR, 69th LIR and 99th LID troops advanced into its 8th Battalion position at Nam Sung Bum, located near Na Hkyeng Man Dung village in Nampaka Township, on March 6 at around 1 pm. The two sides fought for about 45 minutes between 1:15 pm and 2 pm as Burmese Army troops approach KIA position.

On March 5, TNLA troops and BA’s 99th LID troops battled for about an hour at Man Pung hill, located near Mung Hom village in Kutkai township, at around 2 pm, reported TNLA’s Information Department.