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Locals Protest against Using Palace Ruins in Road Construction

22 Oct 2014 Photo By Narinjara NewsThe indigenous people of Arakan raise voices against the use of soil and stone splinters from the Mrouk Oo ancient palace on the construction of roads in the State. They also expressed their resentments that a huge volume of royal palace ruins including the historically important soil was used in repairing some city walls in different locations.

According to an eye witness, the authority has used various stones, brick tiles of ancient monuments in the road construction activities. “We saw many valuable ancient tools, which were dig-out from the palace ground, are now being used in the construction of roads,” said the local eye witness […]

October 22, 2014  •  Tags: , , , ,  •  Read more ➤