It was held specially for those 8000 boat refugees stranded to sea. Burmese Rohingya Association in Queensland Australia(BRAQA) and QRC were invited to represent the persecuted Rohingyas. Approximately 300 people attended the protest. Salim Mohammed a medical student of Queensland University and member of BRAQA and Sujauddin from QRC delivered speech on Rohingya crisis, an activist of RAC and a representative of Greens ( Australian political party) have also expressed concerns in the protest about Rohingya tragedy.
Both the speakers from Rohingyan community have described the atrocities and persecutions committed against Rohingyas internally and externally as terrifying, bestial and humanitarian disaster ,they also asked for UN intervention and to put pressure on Myanmar government to stop persecutions on Rohingya muslim.
The two Australian speakers have blamed Australian government and it’s prime minister tony Abbott for not doing anything to save the stranded Rohingya to the sea. They have urged Austraian Prime Minister to intervene to end Rohingya crisis.
They also they urge international community to put pressure on Myanmar government to stop persecutions on Rohingyas.
Burmese Rohingya Association in QLD-Australia Inc (BRAQA)