It is happening like many suggested it would. Suddenly many Russian soldiers are reporting right across Russia that all pay has stopped for their salaries:
Fight back against him Russians.
Putin lied to you and you are seeing now that he can’t even pay civil servants anymore. Light the fuse to his remaining oil siloes. Take over them then for yourselves.
Uprise and overthrow him.
Putin has no power anymore and is trying to sell Russia to China as the junior partner in the Russian Chinese alliance.