BGB arrest 32 Rohingya on Bangladesh-Burma border

Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) arrested thirty-two Rohingya and one Bangladeshi human trafficker while trying to enter Bangladesh through the entry point of Shapuridip on January 27 early morning, Sayed Hossain, a local from Teknaf said. Continue reading

High level officers threaten Rohingya villagers in Maungdaw

High level officers led by Maungdaw deputy township administration officer – U Myint Thein and other five department officers threaten Rohingya villagers in a meeting held in Maungnama village tract on January 23 at 11:00 AM, said Mer Ali from the village.   Continue reading

Pneumonia and diarrhea affects in Rohingya refugee camp in Bangladesh

Pneumonia and diarrhea have been affecting Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh and its neighboring areas since first week of January, said Korim Ullah, a refugee from Nayapara refugee camp.
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BGP kill a Rohingya fisherman in Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State:  A Rohingya fisherman was shot dead by Burmese Border Guard Police (BGP) on Januar10, at around 9:30 pm, while he was fishing at Naff River with along other fishermen, a local fisherman Korim said.   Continue reading

Donated food items misused

United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) and World Food Program (WFP) donated food items -biscuits – for students were misused by Head Mistress since last four months, according to Rakib, a local elder from the locality.
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First phase of Ijtema ends with prayer for world peace

The first phase of Biswa Ijtema – the second largest Muslim congregation after Hajj – has ended with Akheri Munajat (final prayer) seeking world peace, stability and divine blessings for humankind on January 10, according to Gazipur deputy commissioner SM Alam.

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House gutted in fire at Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State: A house was gutted and burnt down completely by accidentally at Maungdaw on December 30, at about 6:00am, Arakan State, Burma, said Khasem from Bawli Bazar.
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