Monday, 25 May 2020

September 2008

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Over 50 Rohingya fishermen including Bangladeshi fisherman went missing in the Bay of Bengal after their trawlers capsized in rough waters following a depression on the night of September 15.
Read more: Rohingya fishermen missing in Bay of Bengal
Teknaf, Bangladesh: A Burmese unregistered refugee woman was gang raped in front of her child on September 16 at around 9: 30 pm when she was entering the Lada refugee camp, said a close relative of the victim.
Read more: Burmese refugee woman gang raped
Akyab, Arakan State: An army vehicle hit a mother and her son while they were walking along the roadside near Kathey quarter of Akyab yesterday at about 4:30 pm. The son died on the way to hospital.
Read more: Army vehicle kills son; mother hospitalized
Ukhiya, Bangladesh: Local NGOs namely Ahlay Sonnotol Jama and Al- Nazafa jointly distributed rice to unregistered surrounding refugees in Kutupalong camp on September 15.
Read more: NGOs distribute rice to unregistered refugees
Maungdaw, Arakan State: Waterborne diseases like dysentery, pneumonia and diarrhea have broken out in Maungdaw since August last week, according to Maungdaw villagers.
Read more: Waterborne diseases rising in Maungdaw