Monday, 29 May 2017

September 2016

A Rohingya refugee - daily worker, not registered permanent worker, living Leda unregistered Rohingya refugee camp (Tal) - died in Teknaf land port on September 10 while loading timbers into a truck, Kashim, Hakim, a worker from Tekanf land port said.   

Read more: Refugee worker dies in Teknaf land port

Burmese cattle and Buffaloes are recently being brought to Bangladesh from Burma with trawlers through Shapuri Dip corridor for Qurban – sacrificial festival (Eid-ul-Azah) by cattle traders, said Mojib Ullah from Shapuri Dip.

Read more: Burmese cattle come Bangladesh for Qurbani - sacrificial festival

U Tin Maung, a Rakhine community, the Udaung village admin officer extorted kyats 600,000 from two Rohingya villagers – brother and sister- for argument of heir-land to settle their belonging land recently, said Anwar, an elder from nearby village. 

Read more: Village Amin Officer extorts money in Maungdaw south

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) arrested a Burmese national and handed over to Border Guard Police of Burma (BGP) on September 3, according BGB officials.

Read more: BGB hand over Burmese national to BGP

The Maungdaw Township Administration officer – U Hla Myint instructed all village admin officers to keep law and order in their villages at the meeting in township admin office hall on last week of August, according to Halim, a Human rights watchdog from Maungdaw.

Read more: Township administration officer instructs village admin officers to keep law and order