BGP collects money from villagers in Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State: Burma’s Border Guard Police (BGP) has been collecting money from villagers for construction of their camps since February 1, this year, according to Ahmed Hussein, a community leader from the village.  Continue reading

Bangladeshi fisherman languishes in Burmese jail

Tekanf, Bangladesh: A Bangladeshi fisherman has been languishing in Buthidaung jail, Arakan State, Burma since nearly two years, Sarwar, a local from Teknaf said.  Continue reading

Nasaka commander summons villagers in Maungdaw south

Maungdaw, Arakan State| More than 60 villagers including village administrators were summoned by the commander of Nasaka area No. 7, yesterday, at about 3:00 pm, said one of the local village Administrator from Aley Than Kyaw.

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Villager arrested for guest receiving at his house in Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State:  A villager was arrested and extorted money by Burma’s border security force ( Nasaka)  for receiving a guest in his house today, said a close relative of the victim.
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Toll collection increased in Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan State: The Burma’s border security force (Nasaka) personnel increase toll collection from Rohngya travelers while crossing the Nasaka check-posts or culverts or bridges in Maungdaw Townships, said a trader from Maungdaw preferring not to be named.

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BGB-Nasaka flag meeting held at border

Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh: A company commander level flag meeting between Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) and Burma’s border security force (Nasaka) was held at Ghundum area of Naikkongchori upazila along Bangladesh-Burma border yesterday afternoon, according to BGB official.

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