THE terrorist group NUG communicates some ethnic armed groups to transport the needed firearms and magazines to affect the government governance and kill the government employees and innocent civilians. On 26 November, the combined team of security forces received a tip-off that PDF terrorists arrived at Whae Shan Village of Myawady Township and they raided a restaurant in Whae Shan Village and arrested Kyaw Zeyar Lin and Wai Phyo Thant together with one 22-point pistol and 150 bullets.
According to their confession, the police arrested So Min Tun and Thet Maung Maung Soe, who carry the magazines, at Thiri Myawady Hotel and seized six M22s, six AK-47s, one M16, seven pistols, one nine-shooter revolver, five nine-shooter revolver bullets, 300 point-22 bullets, 100 point-38 bullets, 50 7.65mm bullets, 150 9mm bullets and 50 7.62 bullets in their Super Custom car.
Based on the words of Soe Min Tun on 26 November, the security forces arrested Thiha, Tanai Ko Ko and Ei Tone at Daw Nyo’s oiled tofu shop in Phone Soe Ward of Monywa Township together with one Beretta USA pistol, one SIG Sauger pistol, one Cold homemade pistol, 2 magazines, 10 9mm bullets, two homemade bombs and four iron pipes used in creating homemade guns.
According to the confession of Tanai Ko Ko and Ei Tone, the PDF bases in the fields near Naghapo Village of Monywa were uncovered in the afternoon of 27 November and the security forces seized 23 homemade guns there.
In these cases, the police arrested seven suspects together with 25 rifles, 23 homemade guns, 815 bullets and two homemade bombs. Suspect Soe Min Tun admitted that he went to Myawady together with Yan Naing (still at large) and driver Maung Maung Soe (aka) Phone Htaung according to the instruction of Mu Mu. Then, they bought six AK-47s from Ko Tauk who lives in KNLA Brigade 7, one M16 (short), one 9-shooter revolver and 5 bullets from Ko Saw, six M22s, seven Glock pistol, 400 point-22 bullets, 150 point-38 bullets, 50 7.65 bullets, 150 9mm bullets and 50 7.62 AK bullets from Maung Thi with the communication of Ko Saw who lives in Lay Kay Kaw Myothit. They then hid the firearms between the door and oil tank of their vehicle and they were arrested while arranging to transport the firearms to Ko Sai, Sagaing PDF in Makyeepoke Village of Sagaing Region.
The people are urged to work together to prevent the killings of good service personnel by the terrorists for ensuring the development, peace and stability of the State, and if they receive information about the terrorist activities, theyshould secretly contact the nearest security forces and cooperate with them until the terrorists can no longer stand.