Army set fire to houses in Taung Bazaar

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July 7, 2017

Buthidaung- Army set houses on fire during a raid in the Taung Bazaar area on Wednesday, according to our correspondent.

The forces entered the Bodda Para neighbourhood during daylight hours and carried house by house raids. During the raids, they set fire on the houses of Md Zakaria and Md Anwar.

Why the army chose these two houses is not clear. They however threatened to burn more houses during the next raid.

A tense atmosphere is prevailing in the area.