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Rakhines and army attack a passenger bus on Maungdaw-Alay Than Kyaw highway

Maungdaw,
Arakan State: 
 A
passengers bus carrying  more than 35  Rohingyas- men,
women and childrens- was attacked  by Rakhines and army today at
about 2;30pm, according to an elder from Maungdaw.


“The
passengers bus was coming from Inn Din village of Maungdaw south to
Maungdaw  Township and the owner of bus is U Khin Zaw alias
Shanuwas  son of master Abul Jamil  alias U Ba Maung.”

The
bus was stopped by the army – the security forces for new settler
(Natala) villagers-  Khaing Gyi  where most of their
partner Rakhines – new settler of Khaing Gyi – were hiding near
the check post. The army started checking the bus after stopping and
the Rakhines were looting all the belonging of passengers.After that,
both Rakhines and army started beating the passengers ( Rohingyas)
who become seriously wounded. Some passengers ran ways from the bus
and take shelter near Rohingya villages. The army and Rakhines
destroyed the bus glasses and chairs, according to a villager.

“At
last , the bus finally reach Maungdaw Township with some wounded
Rohingya passengers  and reported to the concerned authority,
but  no action was taking  to Rakhines  settler and
army  till evening.”
Kaladan
news tried to contact the District police station of Maungdaw, but no
one give answer.
Besides,
Oli Ahmeed son of Bodi Rahman, hailed from Pa Nyoung Bin Gyi (
Shaira) was beaten by Rakhine settler from Wethali village – near
three miles Nasaka checked post- when  he  was coming from
Ward number six ( 4 miles village), according to a villagers from
Myothu Gyi village.
“No
officers from three miles checked post were involved to save Oli
Ahmed from Rakhines settler and he  was very serious position
now.”
“Oli
Ahmed was now in Maungdaw hospital  and getting treatment .”
Source KPN