Atleast 12 people have been confirmed dead following a military plane crash in Myanmar.

According to multiple sources the plane crash happened inside the EPC compound in Anesakhan, Pyin Oo Lwin in Mandalay Division. Security forces arrived at the scene shortly after.

The local rescue team revealed that two monks, six military officers, two women and four other men along with pilots were boarded on the plane while it crashed during the landing.

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