Students from Dawei, Mawlamyaing and Pakokku marching on Yangon resumed their march from Seikphutaung monastery. The government of Mon State stopped the column under orders from the minister of border affairs and security but they managed to pass and continued their march.
The students were stopped for a second time but again they passed the authorities. They entered Waw Township, Bago Region, winning the support of residents. They joined Bago students in Pyayagyi village, Bago, and the combined column reached Bago Town.