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    The Buddhist mobs mass killed 32 Muslim religious students and teachers in Meiktilar

    Black smoke rises
    from burning buildings as residents ride motorcycles in a street in riot-hit
    Meiktila, central Myanmar on March 21, 2013. — AFP

    Mayu Press:
    March 21, 2013
    By Mohamed Farooq

    The Buddhist mobs
    killed 28 religious students and 4 teachers in Hamayatul Islam Religious Arabic
    School (Maddarasa) of Mingalar Zayyu village under Meiktilar Township at about
    6.30 AM, 21st March 2013.

    Among the burnt down
    houses and buildings, Maddarasa Hamayatul Islam was the biggest one in Mingalar
    Zayyu village. The Buddhist extremists were entire night feeling free to mass
    kill, and attack Muslims and torch up houses with the Marshal Law Act-144 not
    to out but there is no barrier and attachment for Buddhist racists by security
    personnel and Army. At the night of 3 AM, a Buddhist merciful family situated
    near the Religious School had called and brought all the Muslim religious
    teachers and students to his house for the life safety. The Muslim religious
    school burnt into ashes around 4 AM by the racists.

    At the morning 6 AM,
    Buddhist extremists group surrounded the house of Buddhist where Muslim
    students and teachers were sleeping with fear and tiredness. They asked the
    house owner to get out all the Muslims and shouted with iron arrows, swords,
    knife, iron rods, long bamboo and wood sticks. The Buddhist kind-hearted family
    requested them not to attack those Muslims as most of them are orphans and parentless
    came from far distances to acquire religious education and nothing else. The
    terrorists torched up the Buddhist house to come out all the Muslim students
    and teachers.

    The Buddhist mobs
    brutally hit with their handed dangerous instruments till to death 28 students
    and 4 teachers in front of Army, Police and Hlun Tin (Riot police).

    List of teachers
    killed by Buddhist mobs:

    Maulana Mohammad
    Shafi,45,
    Maulana Zakaria,40,
    Mufti Wazib,30, and
    another one