Friday, 05 June 2020

August 2009

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Burma’s border security force, Naska of area Number 6, checked the cattle list of Kyaukhlaikhar (Dargua Dil) Village of Maungdaw Township yesterday night, and took away family lists of the villagers. They returned these after taking money, said a village elder who did not agree to say his name.
Read more: Nasaka takes away family list in Maungdaw for extortion

Buthidaung, Arakan State: Security has been tightened in Buthidaung prison by the Burmese Army as alleging some prisoners escaped from prison yesterday night, said an official source.
Read more: Security tightened in Buthidaung prison

Maungdaw, Arakan State: A smuggler of Yaba tablets was arrested at the Rangoon airport by authorities on July 27, when he was on his way to Arakan State from Rangoon, said a source in Maungdaw.
Read more: Man arrested with Yaba tablets at Rangoon airport

Paletwa, Chin State: A Rakhine woman committed suicide after becoming pregnant in Paletwa Township on August 3, said a village elder from Paletwa.
Read more: Rakhine woman commits suicide in Paletwa

Maungdaw, Arakan State: A Rohingya woman was raped by a member of village authorities in Naribill (Kyaukpinseik) village on July 21, a village elder from Naribill((Kyaukpinseik) said.
Read more: Rohingya woman raped in Maungdaw