Block admin officer forces villagers to pay toll on animal of “Festival of the Sacrifice”

Yousuf-the admin officer of block number 2, Maungdaw forced the villagers who processed animal of “Festival of the Sacrifice” – Muslim Religious festival (Eid al –Adha)- to pay 3000 kyat per animal as toll for Township admin office on September 25, said Halim, a Human Rights Watchdog from Maungdaw.
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Diarrhea spreads in Burmese Rohingya refugee camps

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Diarrhea and vomiting have been spreading in Burmese official  Rohingya refugee camps— Nayapa and Kutupalong— since the second week of September 2015, Kamal, a refugee from Nayapara camp said. Continue reading “Diarrhea spreads in Burmese Rohingya refugee camps”