Burma Times Correspondent: March 21, 2015
Police launched a sudden raid in Hamboni fara in Nagpura village, Maungdaw on Thursday night, according to our local correspondent.
Villages in Nagpura are under strict orders not to come out of their houses after 11pm. However police launched the night raid ten minutes before 11pm.
Upon entering the neighbourhood, they fired shots at villagers sitting in front of a shop causing them to flee. They then went inside and arrested Master Janab (25), s/o Haji Jomil from near his house.
Janab was heavily beaten as he was taken to custody.
The police then entered the houses of Muslims in the area and looted valuables.