The five, including two resistance fighters, created an electric fault and were injured by barbed wire escaping from Pakokku Prison in Magwe Region.
United Nations special envoy Noeleen Heyzer this week asked regime chief Min Aung Hlaing to stop terrorizing civilians but arson raids have continued.
Resistance groups across the country launched revenge attacks on junta forces following the hangings of the four democracy activists over the weekend.
The Yesagyo Revolution Group said its member blew up three grenades before he could be detained.
Hundreds of village homes are being burned down to break support for the resistance, PDFs say.
Armed resistance groups claim to have successfully ambushed regime forces across Sagaing and Magwe regions.
Tens of thousands of people in Sagaing and Magwe regions whose homes have been torched by junta forces remain defiant in their support for the revolution.
Resistance groups in Magwe and Sagaing regions say they retaliated after regime soldiers burned down an entire village.
Resistance forces claim to have successfully ambushed a regime outpost and convoy in Yesagyo Township.
Resistance groups in Magwe Region claim to have successfully attacked regime forces sent to raid the resistance stronghold.
Regime reinforcements, including drones, have started arriving in Chin State and neighboring Magwe Region.
Almost 100 villages in Magwe and Sagaing regions have been torched by the regime this month.
Dr. Aung Moe Nyo was convicted of breaching COVID-19 regulations and has now been sentenced to a total of 24 years.
The murders took place in Sagaing Region and other strongholds of the resistance movement.
Magwe Region villagers are struggling to find food and shelter in forests during the rainy season.