Maungdaw: Three young Burmese from Burma proper were arrested by border security force Nasaka in Maungdaw on Wednesday, but the reason behind the arrest is unknown, said a person close to Nasaka.
The youths were identified as Min Ko Ko, aged 21 years old, son of U Tin Thein from Hlaing Tha Ya Twonship of Rangoon, 26-year-old Ko Naing Lin Htay, son of U Tham Hlaing from Magwe, and 22-year-old Ko Raza Lwin, son of U Than Lwin from Pegu.
According to the source, Nasaka forces first arrested Min Ko Ko in the afternoon from a residence of Maung Ni Ward in Maungdaw where he was staying.
During that same night, Nasaka arrested Naing Hlaing Htay and Raza Lwin from Kyaw Guesthouse in Maungdaw and seized an army uniform along with some army badges and stars.
Nasaka authorities are detaining the youth at Nasaka headquarters for interrogation but know one knows why the youth had the army uniforms.