Burma Times By Mohamed Ibrahim
The Myanmar Border Guard Police (BGP) killed a young Rohingya boy to death in Maungdaw Township last night, according to the local reliable sources.
The victim is Mohammed Musa (Burmese name) Maung Maung (son of) Master Abul Kalam, 25, hails from Quarter 4, Buthidaung Township. He was shot down by the BGP at Aung Mingalar village’s Check-post — before Maung Nama (Mondama) village around 10:00PM last night.
According to our sources he was traveling to Buthidaung from Maungdaw. He was on the Bus when the bus arrived at the ‘Aung Mingalar’ Check-post the BGP stopped the Bus and shot his head. As our sources, there were also 5 more people on the Bus including Rakhine people.
One of his relative said “he was murdered by BGP for money while he travels every week, he has small business for the reason he has been targetedly killed.
It’s a 3rd Murdered in a week after election in Rahkine State. Local people said it’s a target killing by local Government and they changed their strategy to kill Muslim in Arakan State.
The dead body of the killed victim was later admitted to Maungdaw General Hospital for post-mortem. After that, it was transferred to the family members in Buthidaung today.
Since recently, there has been escalation of killings of innocent Rohingya people, either by Rakhine extremists or the armed forces, all over the Arakan state. This has been the latest incident.