Fire Breaks out in Kyaukpantu Villagein Maungtaw

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A house belonging to the man in charge of 100 households was set on fire. It was found to be an arson attack, according to the State Counsellor Office’s Information Committee.

An unidentified group of people set fire to the house of Raufi at about midnight on Friday by throwing a bottle of petrol with a flaming fuse onto the roof of the house. The house owner and family members extinguished the fire. Nearby the house, a bottle of oil and two lighters were found. The investigation to find the perpetrators of the arson is ongoing.