Friday, June 8, 2012

Peaceful demonstration in Maungdaw Sittwe.


Peaceful demonstration in Maungdaw and sittew, Over 6000 of Rohingya Muslim Peoples killed by Buddish in Rakhine state, some wounded.

Maungdaw, Arakan state: More than 500 Young Rohingyas - aged between 12 and 15- were going to Kadir Mosque of Myoma Kayaungdan Village from Maungdaw big mosque after Juma prayer to give respect to the 10- Muslim who were brutally killed in Taungup on June 3. But, on the way, the riot police fired 40 rounds to the air to stop them. They tried to cross the riot police, so police compelled to shoot them where two Rohingya youths died on the spot, some injured, according to an elder from Maungdaw.

“We are going peacefully without holding any placards, banners and any slogans. But the riot police stopped and fired to us where two of our children died and some injured.”

Rohingyas from Maungdaw distributed leaflets in which mentioned these - to keep Islamic religion, to join in the respecting program of 10-Muslim killed in Taungup and to be careful of storage of arms and ammunition in local monasteries yesterday morning at the junctions of Maungdaw town and official places, said a student from Maungdaw.

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