Wednesday, 03 June 2020

September 2010

Shapuri Dip, Bangladesh: Police from Teknaf have taken advantage of illegal Burmese migrants living in Shapuri Dip, Bangladesh, by extorting money from them.
Read more: Bangladesh police extort money from Burmese community

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Rohingya businessmen in Maungdaw are finding it hard to process their annual tax according to a local businessman.
Read more: Corrupt tax official targets Maungdaw Rohingya

Maumgdaw, Arakan State: Maungdaw Town police arbitrary arrested and tortured Rohingya people after falsely accusing them of drug trafficking. A local Rohingya leader from Maungdaw Town speaking on the condition of anonymity said police only released the men after extorting money from them.
Read more: Police, drug gangs – same same

Trade officials of Bangladesh and Burma will sit in the city on September 22, 2010 where rice and power import, border trade, and ship movement will be top on the agenda, sources said.
Read more: Dhaka-Rangoon trade Rice, power import, border trade top on agenda

Maungdaw, Arakan State: An ex-Village Peace and Development Council (VPDC) Chairman of Kyauk Hlagaa village of Maungdaw, Burma killed a woman in Bangladesh on August 14. She is originally from Burma and his illegal wife, said a relative of the victim on condition of anonymity.
Read more: Burma’s Village chairman kills woman in Bangladesh