Witnesses at the scene said that a red wire trailing from a ditch at the side of the road.
An explosion at a cigarette factory in Namhkam township, northern Shan State, has left several people hospitalised and has raised suspicions that it was a planned attack. Meanwhile IDPs forced to flee the fighting are running out of food and shelter.
A convoy carrying Mandalay’s Chief Minister and other regional government officials was hit by a suspected IED on Friday evening.
A sound bomb found planted on the side of the road was disabled in the eastern Pegu division town of Taungoo on Christmas Day.
Security in townships across Rangoon has been stepped up following the recent spate of bomb attacks across the country.
Aung San Suu Kyi and other members of parliament have spoken out following a string of bomb explosions in Rangoon and central Burma over the last few days.
One suspect has been detained in connection with the explosion that went off at Rangoon’s Traders Hotel just before midnight on Monday.
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Blasts appear to have been coordinated as explosions rock Naypyidaw, Pyin Oo Lwin and Burma’s second city in quick succession
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