Thursday, 28 May 2020

October 2008

Cox's Bazaar, Bangladesh: A Wa Kyut balloon fell on the roof of a UNHCR building setting it on fire and gutting it on October 14 night.
Read more: UNHCR office gutted after Wa Kyut balloon falls on roof
Buthidaung, Arakan State: A ferryboat, which operates on the Mayu River on the Rathedaung-Buthidaung– Rathedaung route, was looted by an unknown gunmen on September 10, said a village shopkeeper from Rathidaung.
Read more: Ferryboat robbed in Mayu River
Buthidaung, Arakan State:  A victim of a fire, whose house was gutted, was summoned yet again on October 13 to the headquarters of the Nasaka, Burma's border security force No. 9 for further interrogation, said a relative of the victim, on condition of anonymity.
Read more: Fire victim summoned to Nasaka No. 9 headquarters
Maungdaw, Arakan State: A small boy drowned in a pond on September 25 while playing with other boys in Maungdaw town, said a close relative of the victim.
Read more: Boy drowns in pond in Maungdaw
Maungdaw, Arakan State:  A student doing his matriculation was accused of being involved in politics and having connections with opposition groups in exile, said one of his relatives.   
Read more: Student flees charged with being into politics