Police and members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) arrested a leader of Myanmar rebel group ‘Arakan Army’ from Islampur area in Rajasthali upazila on October 14, at about 3:00am, according to Wahidullah Sarker, officer-in-charge of Rajasthali Police Station.
The prisoners’ vehicle –transporting prisoners from Buthidaung jail to Maungdaw district justice court – drives speedy inside Maungdaw municipal area which makes public panic for fear of accident, said U Amman, an elder from Maungdaw.
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Rohingya villagers from Maungdaw south had seen Army personnel in group along the Aley Than Kyaw- Tha Win Chang highway and east side of highway road on October 5, at morning, Hussain, a village headman from Aley Than Kyaw said.
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Maungdaw district admin officer – U Khin Maung Lwin- forced Kyauk Hlai Khar village tract market owner to pay him 23 million kyat for permission to re-build the market into concrete on October 4, said an officer from the office who denied to be named.
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Border guard Bangladesh (BGB) and police arrested two Burmese drug smugglers in different place on October 6 and 4, said Jafor Ahamed, a local from Teknaf said.