BGP collects tolls from cattle in Maungdaw

Burma Border Guard Police (BGP) are collecting tolls from the cattle, which are being brought to sell in the local markets before Eid-ul-Adha or Qurbani (animal sacrifice festival) day, Mohin from Maungdaw said.

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Toll collect from Rohingya while traveling inside Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan:  Burma’s Border Guard Police (BGP) collected tolls from Rohingya community from Maungdaw Northside – going to and from Maungdaw municipal areas for marketing or other purposes, starting from October 1, 2015, said Ali Ahmed, one of the passengers who had paid money for travel.  Continue reading

Block admin officer forces villagers to pay toll on animal of “Festival of the Sacrifice”

Yousuf-the admin officer of block number 2, Maungdaw forced the villagers who processed animal of “Festival of the Sacrifice” – Muslim Religious festival (Eid al –Adha)- to pay 3000 kyat per animal as toll for Township admin office on September 25, said Halim, a Human Rights Watchdog from Maungdaw.
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