Monday, 26 June 2017

March 2008

Maungdaw, Arakan State: The Myanmar Muslim Council’s office was raided by a team comprising the police, Military Intelligence (Sarapa), BSI (Special Investigation Branch) and SB (Special Branch of the police) yesterday, at around 9 a.m. The team arrested 10 members including a boy who served in the office, according to sources.
Read more: Myanmar Muslim Council’s office raided in Maungdaw
Teknaf, Bangladesh: A Burmese refugee girl was raped by a local youth on March 25 at around 7 a.m. when she was going to a stream to fetch drinking water. She was accompanied by her younger sister.
Read more: Burmese refugee girl raped by local youth
Teknaf, Bangladesh: A minor Burmese refugee girl was critically injured in a motorcycle accident on March 26, while she was crossing the Teknaf-Cox's Bazaar high way, said a Majee (shed leader) Hafez Mohamed Ayub.
Read more: Minor refugee girl injured in accident
Teknaf, Bangladesh: The Kuwait Doint Relief Community (KDRC) distributed food items in the Burmese unofficial refugee camp of Dum Dum Mea, or Tal in Bangladesh yesterday, said Ayub Majee of the camp.
Read more: KDRC distributes food in Burmese refugee camp
Maungdaw, Arakan state: Police in Bawli Bazaar camp in Maungdaw Township arrested villagers on false charges and extorted money without batting an eye lid and lack of fear of higher authorities.
Read more: Arbitrary arrests and extortion continue in Maungdaw