Tag: Authority

Maungdaw authority again block praying in Mosque

Maungdaw authority had ordered to village admin officers and religious leaders not to pray in Mosque at Maungdaw Township administration office monthly meeting on October 31, said Idiris, an admin officer who join the meeting....

Ma-Ya-Ka Chairman holds meeting at Buthidaung

Buthidaung, Arakan State: Ma-Ya-Ka (Township Administration Officer) Chairman of Buthidaung Township held a meeting inviting local leaders and villagers of Taung Bazar under Buthidaung Township yesterday morning, a local leader said on condition of anonymity....

High wheel tax collects in Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Maungdaw wheel tax collection agent is collecting more high taxes from transport vehicles since he had appointed as a wheel tax collection agent, said Nasem, a vehicles owner from Maungdaw....

Potential for Peace in Burma or Regional Instability?

By Legal Aid Network (LAN) Comment on the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement proposed by the Government of Burma/Myanmar Introduction Burma, also known as Myanmar, has been plagued by a complex civil war since the independence of the country in 1948. To bring this to an end, a dialogue process between...

No wages for Rohingya vehicles for authority requisition in census period

Maungdaw, Arakan state: 15 – vehicles from Maungdaw was requisitioned by local authority to transport census processing groups- Enumerators , Supervisor, Immigration officers, village admin officers and security personnel- to their destination to collect census data which started from March 30 – April 10, yesterday evening, said Dil Mohamed,...

No Rohingya joins census process for race term “Rohingya”

Maungdaw,Arakan State: The census processing groups – Enumerators , Supervisor, Immigration officers, village admin officers and security personnel- are not allowing the term Rohingya in the column of race, then all the Rohingya community in Maungdaw Township and Buthidaung township stop to join the census process today morning, said...