Refugee worker dies in Teknaf land port

A Rohingya refugee – daily worker, not registered permanent worker, living Leda unregistered Rohingya refugee camp (Tal) – died in Teknaf land port on September 10 while loading timbers into a truck, Kashim, Hakim, a worker from Tekanf land port said.
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Burmese cattle come Bangladesh for Qurbani – sacrificial festival

Burmese cattle and Buffaloes are recently being brought to Bangladesh from Burma with trawlers through Shapuri Dip corridor for Qurban – sacrificial festival (Eid-ul-Azah) by cattle traders, said Mojib Ullah from Shapuri Dip.
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BGB hand over Burmese national to BGP

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) arrested a Burmese national and handed over to Border Guard Police of Burma (BGP) on September 3, according BGB officials. Continue reading

Village Amin Officer extorts money in Maungdaw south

U Tin Maung, a Rakhine community, the Udaung village admin officer extorted kyats 600,000 from two Rohingya villagers – brother and sister- for argument of heir-land to settle their belonging land recently, said Anwar, an elder from nearby village.
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Township administration officer instructs village admin officers to keep law and order

The Maungdaw Township Administration officer – U Hla Myint instructed all village admin officers to keep law and order in their villages at the meeting in township admin office hall on last week of August, according to Halim, a Human rights watchdog from Maungdaw.
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Authority allot Rohingya lands to build pagoda

Maungdaw, Arakan State: The concerned authority – Maungdaw district admin officer, Township admin officer, Burma border guard police (BGP) officers and land survey officers – allotted 10-acre arable land of Rohingyas to build a pagoda and other purposes in Maungdaw south on August 24, Mohin from Maungdaw said.
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BGP arrest mother and daughter in Maungdaw Township

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Border Guard Police (BGP) of Burma/ Myanmar arrested mother and daughter over the allegation that they were not in the family list on August 18, Mohin from Maungdaw said.
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