KIA’s 43rd Battalion troops attacked SAC’s 390th LIR troops marching between Nam Hpyet village and Nawng Lung Kawng Ra village at Yuzana road sign no. (40) on Oct 4 at 7:50 a.m.
On the same day, KIA troops attacked about 100 SAC troops from 297th LIB at Hking Gaw Hka, located between Hkawng Law Hka and Jam Bu Bum, at 10:30 a.m.
A combine force of Htee Jaik PDF and local militias launched attacks on Htee Jaik police station with grenade launchers and assault rifles on Oct 4 at 4 a.m. and Oct 3 at 10:50 a.m.
Meanwhile, SAC’s commander of 1 Bureau of Special Operations Lt. General Tun Tun Naung, NRC commander and border affairs minister arrived in Putao and visited Pyitutsits training camp on Oct 4.