Thursday, 28 May 2020

February 2008

Teknaf, Bangladesh A workshop was held in the Burmese refugee camp in Nayapara on the theme of "anti-women and child oppression" yesterday. It continued from 9 am to noon, said a participant from the camp.
Read more: Workshop in Burmese refugee camp on anti-women and child oppression
Teknaf, Bangladesh: Nasaka Burma’s border security force handed over 11 Bangladeshi nationals to the Bangladesh Rifles (BDR) yesterday at about 2 pm. They were rescued by Burmese authorities on December 15 after they were washed away by Cyclone Sikdr, according to official sources.
Read more: Burma's security force repatriates 11-Bangladeshi
Cox's Bazaar, Bangladesh: A pregnant woman Halima Khatun (28), wife of Abdul Hakim, MRC No. 48922 from Nayapara Burmese refugee camp died yesterday in Cox's Bazaar hospital where she was being treated said one of the committee members Master Kamal.
Read more: Pregnant refugee dies in Cox's Bazaar hospital
Teknaf, Bangladesh: Bangladesh has earned Taka 70,379,126 as revenue by exporting and importing goods to and from Burma in January through the Teknaf Land Port , according to official sources.
Read more: Taka 70,397,126 worth of revenue from Teknaf Port in January
Maungdaw, Arakan State: More than 80 Rohingyas have been detained in the temporary detention centre of Nasaka, Burma's border security forces area No. 5.
Read more: Over 80 Rohingyas kept in area detention centre