Two people have died from gunshot wounds after security forces opened fire at protesters in Myanmar’s second-largest city on Saturday, emergency workers told AFP.
“Two people were killed and about 30 others injured,” said Hlaing Min Oo, the head of a Mandalay-based volunteer emergency rescue team.
“Half of the injured people were shot with live rounds.”
One of the victims was a boy who was shot in the head, he added.
Another emergency worker confirmed the two deaths.
More to follow . .