Tag: Coast Guard

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....

10 boat-people held while going to Malaysia

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Members of Bangladesh Coastguard detained 10 people –possibly traffickers or boat drivers of Burma – from the Bay of Bengal near Saint Martin’s Island while going to Malaysia with rickety boat on May 20, according to official of Coastguard of Saint Martin....

Huge Yaba tablets seized at Burma-Bangladesh border

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Members of Bangladesh Coast Guard seized huge contraband Yaba tablets from Burma-Bangladesh border area early yesterday which were being smuggled to Bangladesh from Burma, Hossain, a local from Teknaf Town said....

Bangladesh Coast Guard rescues 200 boat-people

Teknaf Bangladesh: Members of Bangladesh Coast Guard rescued 200 boat-people from near St Martin’s Island in Cox’s Bazar while they were being trafficked to Malaysia, according to Arif Hussainm, stationed Commander of Coast Guard in Saint Martin Island....