November 18, 2016
A fire broke out at Ward Shitar in the village of Zankara, Myinlut of the No. 8 area of Maungtaw township at about 6:30pm on Thursday, destroying an unoccupied teachers’ hostel and the housing estate of the general administration office’s clerical staff, both of which have thatched roofs and bamboo-walls.The loss caused by fire is estimated at Ks50,000.
A report describing the fire as an arson was filed by ward administrator Sweyok Arlong. An investigation is ongoing, according to the information committee of the State Counsellor’s Office.
Ref; The Global New Light of Myanmar