Burma Times Correspondent: September 04, 2015
A two storey house burned down in Sidhar para of Maungdaw town on Wednesday.
The house belonging to Imran Hossain suddenly caught fire and burned down in moments. No one was hurt in the incident.
It is not known what caused the fire but locals allege there is foul play involved .Imran Hossain’s house, one of the biggest in the neighbourhood had long been a target by anti Muslim elements in the Rakhine populace, allege locals.
Other sources however say the fire might have been accidetal.
In the aftermath of the incident, fire brigade shut down the affected area and prevented anyone from going in.