Three arrested from Kyan Taung


July 21, 2017

Three social activists have been arrested from the restive village tract of Kyan Taung in Buthidaung on Thursday.

The three men were arrested at around 11.30 am from the Bujaiyjon hamlet by BGP and police forces, according to local sources. No reasons have been given for their arrests.

The arrested men well known for their social activities are Moloy Rashid, Md Noor and Syed Karim. Their arrests have led to renewed terror in the area which has been tense for the last two and a half months after the army raped more than 30 women in the name of clearance operations.