Camp Lukban. Catbalogan City: Lt. Col. Nedy C. Espulgar, Commanding Officer of the 19th Infantry Battalion, said his troops lead by 2Lt. Lore Jay Managilod was fired upon by about 30 members of the New Peoples Army (NPA) when they reached Barangay Caghalo. The encounter resulted to the discovery of the rebel enclave and recovery of two improvised explosive devices, maps, rebel documents and personal belongings. There was no casualties on both sides. In Barangay Tapol, the armed encounter between 43rd Infantry Battalion personnel and rebels resulted to the wounding of two soldiers, namely; PFC Jonjie N. Sanico and PFC Diego C. Rebalde.