Friday, 05 June 2020

March 2008

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Burmese bamboos are available in Teknaf, a border Town of Bangladesh, since March 20, according to Sayed, a bamboo trader in Teknaf.
Read more: Burmese bamboos in Teknaf, Bangladesh
Maungdaw, Arakan State: The Burmese immigration authorities have been issuing temporary Identity (ID) cards to all Rohingya youths in Maungdaw Township since March 22. Youths who have attained the age of 18 before May 2008 will be allowed to vote in the forthcoming nationwide constitutional referendum, according to a schoolteacher from Maungdaw Township. 
Read more: SPDC issues ID cards to Rohingya youths
Maungdaw : The United Nations Development Programs (UNDP) extended its development work to 15 more villages in Maungdaw Township as of March 11. The works are related to education, health and social and economic development, according to close aide of the UNDP.
Read more: UNDP extends works in 15-more villages in Maungdaw Township
Teknaf, Bangladesh:  Seven more Burmese nationals were arrested last night by police in Teknaf from Shapuri Dip while they were preparing for a trip to go to Malaysia across the Bay of Bengal, said a local villager.
Read more: Seven more Burmese nationals arrested
Teknaf, Bangladesh: Seven Burmese nationals were arrested on March 23 by the police in Teknaf when they were preparing in Shapuri Dip for a trip in to Malaysia across the Bay of Bengal, said a local from Shapuri Dip.
Read more: Seven Burmese nationals arrested from Bangla-Burma border