Monday, 20 May 2019

March 2011

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Bamboo smuggling to Bangladesh has caused bamboo to be scarce in northern Arakan State for the Rohingya community, said a local elder in Maungdaw.
Read more: Smuggling causes bamboo scarcity in northern Arakan State

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Burma’s border security force (Nasaka) has arrested more than twenty Rohingya villagers regarding a deadly truck accident and melee that followed on March 7 in Maungdaw Township, even though the accident was settled by the concerned authorities, said a local businessman who declined to be named.
Read more: Nasaka arrests villagers regarding recent car accident

Ukhiya, Bangladesh: An unregistered Rohingya refugee from Kutupalong has died after being beaten and robbed by locals on March 7, said a refugee from the camp.
Read more: Refugee dies following theft and torture

Teknaf, Bangladesh: The body of a registered Rohingya refugee was found in a stream nearby the Nayapara Refugee Camp today, said a refugee from Nayapara.
Read more: Body of refugee found near Nayapara Camp

Teknaf, Bangladesh: A refugee community leader at Nayapara Camp was humiliated by the camp’s security police on March 10 when he was sent to a police station in the refugee camp for questioning the police about the arrest of a refugee, said a refugee leader from the camp who asked not to be named.
Read more: Refugee community leader humiliated by police