Monthly Archives: April, 2017

Rehabilitate Displaced Rohingyas in their original places and properties in Arakan

Arakan Rohingya National Organisation (ARNO) Press release 29 April 2017 Rehabilitate Displaced Rohingyas in their original places and properties in Arakan Arakan Rohingya National Organisation (ARNO) strongly condemns...

Teknaf as hub of Yaba trading in recent time

The Border Guard of Bangladesh (BGB) seized with a large number of Yaba (methamphetamine) tablets along the Bangladesh-Burma border under the Teknaf municipal areas...

Water crisis in Bangladesh refugee camps

Burmese Rohingya refugees have been facing an acute water crisis in Nayapara official and unregistered Leda (Tal) camps recently, Hussain Ahamed, a refugee from...

BGP extorts village quack doctor in Maungdaw

A group of Border Guard Police (BGP) personnel arrested a village quack doctor and extorted Kyat 500,000 in Maungdaw south on April 20, Ruman,...

Villager injured by robbers in Maungdaw south

A villager was injured by robbers during his attempt to arrest robbers at Thawan Chaung village of Maungdaw Township, on April 19, said Jamir...

Tropical diseases spread in Maugndaw south

Tropical diseases such as skin diseases, chickenpox, fever, cough and vomiting have recently spread among the people in Maungdaw south, Fir Ahamed, a local...

Village Admin Officer collects money from the villagers

Syed Alam – the Kan Hpoo (Khonzabill) village admin officer under the Aley Than Kyaw village tract- is recently collecting money Kyat 500 per...

Fire destroys 12 shops in Maungdaw north

An outbreak of fire caused by the sparks of a cigarette destroyed 12 shops in junction market of Zin Paing Nyar village, Maungdaw north...

Rohingya fishermen severely tortured by Burmese Navy

Twenty Rohingya fishermen were arrested and severally beaten up by a Burmese Navy in Maungdaw south on April 11, while fishing in the sea,...

BDRCS and ICRC to aid 3,200 Rohingya families

The Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (BDRCS) with the support of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) will deliver emergency humanitarian assistance to...