Local homes damaged due to shelling

August 31, 2017

On August 29, shelling hit Pan Law village, Pan Khar, Namkham, and damaged local houses according to local report.

“At around 10:30 am, the weapons were coming from Kaung Wine village. It came through above the village. There was no fighting. We don’t know why they were firing weapons. It hit 3-4 homes. Myanmar Tatmadaw should be behind this because they are in Kaung Wine area”, said Mai Naw Jar, a villager.

The homes damaged belong to U Tun Maung, U Aik Rain, U Nyi Mao and U Pu Lwe Kyaung. According to U Pu Lwe’s sister, Ei Man, U Pu Lwe’s house was damaged on the roof, kitchen, Buddha house and bedroom.