Man along with weapons arrested by police at Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State:  A man with weapons was arrested by police on August 29, Ngarsar Kyeu (Nitha Pru village) under Lounddon police station of Maungdaw north while he was chasing cowboys who were grazing there cattle in the field, a village elder said on condition of anonymity.  Continue reading

Special checking of Rohingya at night in Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Security force – Army, police and Hluntin- personnel have been checking of Rohingya village in Maungdaw since last week of August, according to an elder from Maungdaw.
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Getting village admin officer post with money in Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Maungdaw township administration officer U Kyi San is issuing appointment letter to whom  who gave huge money to him since after election of village admin post  in Maungdaw township, said an  officer from Maungdaw  who declined to mention his name. Continue reading

Police& Hluntin extort money from schoolteacher in Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State:  Police and Hluntin (riot police) extorted Kyat 350,000 from a schoolteacher on August 27, over the allegation that he had been holding a Bangladeshi mobile set, said a close relative of the victim who denied to be named for his security reason.  Continue reading

Bangladesh imports onions from Burma

Teknaf, Bangladesh: More than 463 metric tons of onions have been imported by Bangladesh from Burma recently, said a local trader Abu Noor Khaled from Teknaf land port.  Continue reading

BGB arrests 58 boatpeople in Teknaf

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB), police and Bangladesh Coastguard arrested more than 58 boatpeople for Malaysia in different areas of Teknaf on August 19 and 17, according to a local named Habib from Teknaf.

BGB arrested Malaysia bound boat people in Sharpour Dip
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Dr. Dipu Moni visits Burmese refugee camp

Cox’s Bazar Bangladesh: Bangladesh Foreign Minister, Dr. Dipu Moni including other high level officials visited the Kutupalong official camp August 17 at about 20:30 pm, said a refugee leader Salim from the camp.

Dr.Dipu Moni expressing reporters in Kutupalong refugee camp
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