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.
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.”
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.