Maungdaw high level officers apply a new law for Rohingyas to send jail

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Maungdaw high level officers from all departments had applied a new law for Rohingyas who were arrested –more than 100 rohingyas- recently for so-called population data collection or census, said Halim, a Human Rights Watchdog from Maungdaw.
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BGP and police arrest Rohingyas for extortion in Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Burma Border Guard Police (BGP) and police from Maungdaw police station arrested Rohingyas for extortion money recently in Maungdaw, said Halim, a Human Rights Watchdog from Maungdaw.
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ROHINGYA: People who belong nowhere

By M. Mizanur Rahman and Tasfi Sal-sabil

REFERRING to statements by some residents and an expert, Aljazeera reported on October 25 that a growing sense of despair had caused a mass migration of at least 8,000 Rohingya Muslims from western Myanmar in the last two weeks. The number of people who have fled since communal violence broke out two years ago is more than 1,00,000. Usually, the popular destinations of these Rohingya people are Bangladesh, Nepal, Thailand, Pakistan and India. In the last few decades, thousands of Rohingyas migrated to Bangladesh from Myanmar.

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Photo : Dailystar.net,  Anurup Kanti Das
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Army and BGP kill again a religious leader in Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State:  A religious leader was killed by Burmese border Guard Police ( BGP) and army in Maungdaw northon October 23, at about 10:00 pm, said  a close relative of the victim on condition of anonymity.

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Hafez  Hussain dead body in the village
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14-Rohingya arrested at Bangladesh-Burma border

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) and Bangladesh Coastguards arrested 14 Rohingyas from different entry points of Bangladesh- Burma border and handed over to Teknaf police station on October 21, Didar, a local from Teknaf town said. Continue reading “14-Rohingya arrested at Bangladesh-Burma border”

Police uses old cases to extort money

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Maungdaw police arrested a businessman with old case of 2012 – Implicating with an arson attack – from Kanna gust house, near Maungdaw jetty, on October 20, according to Halim, a Human Rights Watchdog from Maungdaw.
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