Tuesday, 25 April 2017

June 2007

Ukiah Bangladesh: Contraband medicines worth Taka 50,000 were seized by the police in Ukiah, Cox's Bazaar district on June 26 noons while it was being smuggled out to Burma
Read more: Contraband medicines seized en route to Burma
Teknaf Bangladesh: Dogged by myriad illness, refugees have been dying with out treatment in the camps, both official and unofficial, in Nayapara, Kutupalong.
Read more: Deprived of proper treatment refugees continue to die

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Bangladesh has finally decided to shift refugees from makeshift camps living on the bank of Naaf River to a suitable place, according to the refugees.

Read more: Refugees in makeshift camps to be shifted
Teknaf, Bangladessh: Tons of timber was seized by the Teknaf police, the Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) and Forest department officials on the Teknaf border area on June 25. The timber was being smuggled from Arakan (Rakhine) State, Burma, said Shabbir from Teknaf.
Read more: Burmese timber seized on Teknaf border
Teknaf, Bangladesh: The Bangladesh government, on June 21, lifted the ban on export of medicines to Burma as part of the border trade agreement, said an official of an export firm.
Read more: Bangladesh lifts ban on export of medicines to Burma