Elections are coming up. Maybe she did think she could change things, maybe she didn't want to go back to her house on the lake when she realised she couldn't do anything.
Rohingya? You mean the ones that declared an armed rebellion with the aim of forming an autonomous Islamic state, later to be unified with Bangladesh? That were responsible for many massacres that were under reported (or not at all)? 30 000 non-Muslims killed in 1942 and another 50 000 driven away, never to return? That had been persecuting non-Buddhists in the region for years, as they still are in Assam and the CHT? T