Wednesday, 18 October 2017

October 2017

11 Rohingya youths swam with plastic gallons, crossed Naff river on October 11, Hussain Ahmed from Shapuridip said.

Rohingya Youths crossed Naf River with plastic gallons
Read more: Breaking News: 11 Rohingya youths swim to across Naff river

The authority of Maungdaw- Township Administration office and District Administration office with other official- are removing the information board from village since October 9, according to Halim, a Human Rights watchdog from Maungdaw.

Read more: Authority remove villages’ information board in Maungdaw

Mangala para of Block number 3, under Maungdaw township was set on fire at 9:00 pm and it was burning continuous till 10:00pm, according to Rashid from Maungdaw.

Read more: Breaking News: Maungdaw starts burning

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Over 25 dead bodies of Rohingya have been recovered from the Naff river by the Bangladesh Coastguards and police since October 8, who drowned after their boat capsized in the entry point of Shapuridip, Kamal Uddin from Shappuri Dip said.

Read more: 25 dead bodies found in Naff river

Since October 3, 2017, Maungdaw township authorities and Border Guard Police have been jointly organizing the clearing of burned Rohingya villages in Maungdaw, according to Halim, a Human Rights watchdog from Maungdaw.

Read more: Authorities clearing burned villages in Maungdaw