Maungdaw, Arakan State: Burma’s Engineering army (GE) destroyed seven-shop, looting goods and battered severely to the Rohingyua shopkeepers in Fokira Bazar, of Maungadaw north on the night of December 29, as New Year greeting to Rohingya community, said a local elder who denied to be named.
Chittagong, Bangladesh: Bangladesh is facing some shortages of connectivity which hamper business with Burma. These obstacles are--- lack of air, water and road connectivity and absence of a formal trade channel---, said a trade body leader on December 28.
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Ukhiya, Bangladesh: Kutupalong local youths are robbing Rohingya refugees in the local market where the refugees buy their daily uses goods from a local market near the camp under the Ukhiya police station, said a refugee on condition of anonymity.
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Maungdaw, Arakan State: The concerned authority – District and Township administration offices- had banned again on prayer calling (Azan) with loudspeakers in Maungdaw on December 28, according to a religious leader from Maungdaw.
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Chittagong, Bangladesh: Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrested two peddlers with 850 pieces of Yaba tablets from Sitakunda upazila of Chittagong on December 26, and Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) seized 3996 pieces of Yaba tablet with a row boat in Nafriver, according to official sources.
Read more: Authorities seize 4846 Yaba tablets in Chittagong and Teknaf