Sunday, 20 August 2017

April 2017

The Border Guard of Bangladesh (BGB) seized with a large number of Yaba (methamphetamine) tablets along the Bangladesh-Burma border under the Teknaf municipal areas recently, Jamal Uddin, a local trader from Teknaf.

Read more: Teknaf as hub of Yaba trading in recent time

Burmese Rohingya refugees have been facing an acute water crisis in Nayapara official and unregistered Leda (Tal) camps recently, Hussain Ahamed, a refugee from Nayapara camp said.

Read more: Water crisis in Bangladesh refugee camps

A villager was injured by robbers during his attempt to arrest robbers at Thawan Chaung village of Maungdaw Township, on April 19, said Jamir from the village.

Read more: Villager injured by robbers in Maungdaw south

A group of Border Guard Police (BGP) personnel arrested a village quack doctor and extorted Kyat 500,000 in Maungdaw south on April 20, Ruman, a relative of victim said.

Read more: BGP extorts village quack doctor in Maungdaw

Tropical diseases such as skin diseases, chickenpox, fever, cough and vomiting have recently spread among the people in Maungdaw south, Fir Ahamed, a local villager from Maugdaw said.

skin disease effected child
Read more: Tropical diseases spread in Maugndaw south