Protest march in Warakum -Tarangau, Mt Hagen

Protests were experienced on Tuesday (01/05/18) in Warakum/Tarangau area, by relatives of
two persons from a part of Enga alleged to be murdered by locals near Mt Hagen. Shops and
public transport was temporarily affected. Retaliatory attacks resulted in deaths of a Chuave
area, Chimbu woman and a Tambul man, plus injuries to some, unconfirmed, by shots fired by protesters. This
caused a road block put up in Chuave/Chimbu by relatives of the woman and Tambul WHP. Police
and leaders have stepped in to contain the situation, and cleared the road blocks.

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