Social organizations and common people have organized a solidarity rally in Rangamati on Monday to protest the attack on Chakma Queen Yan Yan.
Chakma King Devashish Roy, Chakma Queen Yan Yan, Bomang Circle representative Cho Hla Prue Jamie, and Chittagong Hill Tracts Citizens Committee President Goutam Dewan spoke in the rally.
Hundreds of people, top officials and workers of social organizations of the Chakma Circle participated in the solidarity rally.
Condemning the attack by the security forces on Yan Yan, the speakers demanded the punishment of the miscreants after thorough investigation. They further demanded necessary legal steps against those who sexually assaulted the Marma sisters.
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Queen Yan Yan and a volunteer, who were looking after the welfare of the Marma girls at Rangamati General Hospital (RGH), were physically assaulted by a group of masked men and women when they tried to prevent the girls’ abduction on February 15.