107-mm rockets, ammunition and accessories seized from a cave near Namkhaik Village, Hsenwi Township 

107-mm rockets, ammunition and accessories seized from a cave near Namkhaik Village, Hsenwi Township 

NAY PYI TAW January 16 

 

Troops serving regional security and tranquility duties in Hsenwi Township of Shan State (North) found one 107-mm launcher tripod, six 107-mm rockets, twelve 107-mm rocket shells, one 107-mm remote control, 22 107-mm projectiles, 108 RPGs, 108 RPG rocket shells, 299 40-mm grenades, twelve 60-mm grenades and 60 packs of gun powder for grenades hidden by some insurgent groups under scrutiny in a 5 ft diametre cave about 4,000 metres southwest of Namkhaik Village at about 5.45 pm on 15 January. 

 

 Further action will be taken against the seized ammunition and accessories in accord with the procedures, and the troops are continuing their security duties.

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