Sunday, 22 October 2017

Mangala para of Block number 3, under Maungdaw township was set on fire at 9:00 pm and it was burning continuous till 10:00pm, according to Rashid from Maungdaw.

The authority of Myanmar said to the international community and press that the clean operation was stopped since September 5, but the burning was continuous going till now, Rashid added.

It is first time at Maungdaw, two times burned in one place, Halim, a Human Rights watchdog said.

The Mangala para was set on fire at the end of August where it burned 6-7 houses and now it burned more than 30 houses. The village is very small in Block number 3 where most the parts are living Rakhine community, said Halim.