The rioters committed arson attack and threw fire bottles into state-owned buildings in some townships.
The unscrupulous persons set the first floor of Ottara (two-storey) building of Co-operative University on fire in Thanlyin Township of Yangon Region on 6 May. The security forces and fire brigade members extinguished the fire. The ceiling and six old chairs in the classroom were destroyed.
Similarly, the two men (under scrutiny) riding a motorcycle threw fire bottles into Myanma Economic Bank in Potan Ward of Sagaing Township in the Sagaing region. The security members rushed to the scene and found that the fire bottle exploded in the bush near the front of the bank building. There were no injuries and damages to the building
Moreover, the terrorists (under scrutiny) set the tires on fire in the front and rare doors of Myanma Economic bank in Monywa Taung Ward of Monywa Township in Sagaing Region yesterday morning. The security forces and fire brigade members put out the fire. Two rare wooden doors of the bank and wires were damaged in the fire.
The security members investigate to take action against those committing such terrorist attacks under the law. —MNA