[www.inewsguyana.com] – iNews Guyana has been able to confirm that residents of ‘C’ Field Sophia have torched a two buses in front of the home of Pastor Narine Khublall, following a rumor that he conducted an illegal polling station at his residence.
The residents reportedly burned the Pastor’s vehicle which was parked on the roadway; his house is also reportedly on fire, while another building on the opposite side was also completely burnt.
Police have fired several warning shots but the crowd has refused to disperse while the fire service has been prevented from entering the community.
Earlier in the day iNews Guyana had reported that the residents were attempting to storm the home of Khublall and ignoring calls from politicians for peace. There is major chaos in the community at the moment.
A fire tender has been dispatched and officers are on the scene. iNews Guyana Journalist Jomo Paul is also present and will provide an update shortly.