Monday, 25 May 2020

October 2008

Buthidaung, Arakan State: A Rohingya was killed by a gang of unidentified assailants when he was sleeping in a farm hut near a forest on September 28 midnight, said a close relative on condition of anonymity.
Read more: Rohingya killed in Buthidaung, Arakan
Maungdaw, Arakan State: Natala villagers of Sircunbo village in Maungdaw Township stole 12 buffaloes on September 30, which were grazing in a nearby forest, said a relative of the owner on condition of anonymity.
Read more: Natala settlers steal cattle from villagers
Buthidaung, Arakan State: A Buthidaung jailor has been using prison labor for earning extra money by getting work done in the public sector since the beginning of this year, in   Buthidaung jail in Arakan State, according to a recently released prisoner who did not want to be named.
Read more: Prison labour for extra income in Buthidaung jail
Maungdaw, Arakan State: A man was arrested by Nasaka, Burma's border security force in the second week of September for being in possession of a Bangladeshi mobile phone. He had to pay kyat one million as extortion money, said a close friend of the victim on condition of anonymity.
Read more: Man arrested with Bangladeshi mobile phone
Maungdaw, Arakan State: The Township Peace and Development Council (TPDC) Chairman U Khin Maung Tun went to Loung Don Village in Maungdaw Township on October 3, to investigate two clerks, said a village elder on condition of anonymity.
Read more: TPDC chairman goes to Loung Don village for inquiry