Thursday, 28 May 2020

January 2008

Buthidaung, Burma: The Chairman of the District Peace and Development Council, or DPDC, announced on January 11 that the government would build a new high school in Phone Nyo Hlake village tract, but also asked villagers to provide financial assistance for its construction, said a schoolteacher from the village.
Read more: New high school to open in Buthidaung
Buthidaung, Burma :  Police from Buthidaung town tortured to death the imam who led the prayer in the Monibill mosque of Buthidaung Township in northern Arakan, said a close relative of the victim yesterday.
Read more: Police kill imam in Buthidaung
Buthidaung, Arakan State:  CARE Australia, a major international organization that works mainly on health and education in northern Arakan, has offered to rebuild the bridge over the Lawet Dark River near Buthidaung, say residents of the town.
Read more: CARE to build bridge in Buthidaung
Pauktaw, Arakan State: The three main agents of the illegal three-digit lottery selling group, including a local police officer, of Pauktaw Township in central Arakan State were arrested by authorities in recent days.
Read more: Major lottery agents arrested in Pauktaw
Buthidaung, Arakan State: The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees is helping to construct the road linking Taung Bazar to Yaungma Kyaungdaung village of Buthidaung Township.
Read more: UNHCR supports road construction in Buthidaung