Thursday, 20 July 2017

July 2009

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Reporting to the police station in Maungdaw is a difficult proposition, said a local elder.
Read more: Going to police in Maungdaw leads to extortion

Teknaf, Bangladesh: A Rohingya’s body was found on the shore of Bay of Bengal near Shamlapur yesterday.

 

Read more: Rohingya found dead in Bay of Bengal shore

Maungdaw, Arakan State: A youth in Maungdaw Township was arrested by Burma’s border security force, Nasaka on July 26, for having an affair with a girl and intending to marry her, said a close friend of the victim on condition of anonymity.  
Read more: Nasaka arrests youth for being in love

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Farmers in Maungdaw Township, are finding it difficult to cultivate their farmlands as monsoon season going late and the farmers can’t able to plough their lands which was released lately by the TPDC Chairman of Maungdaw Township,  were earlier confiscated from the farmers, according to one of the farmers from Maungdaw North.
Read more: Farmers find paddy cultivation difficult in Maungdaw

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Rohingya refugees from the unregistered camp of Lada are facing problems as the Bangladeshi authorities are not allowing them to go to work in Teknaf and other places since July 25, a community health worker from Lada refugee camp, called Meah said.

Read more: Unregistered Rohingya refugees unsafe in Lada camp