Toll collect from Rohingya while traveling inside Maungdaw

Maungdaw, Arakan:  Burma’s Border Guard Police (BGP) collected tolls from Rohingya community from Maungdaw Northside – going to and from Maungdaw municipal areas for marketing or other purposes, starting from October 1, 2015, said Ali Ahmed, one of the passengers who had paid money for travel.  Continue reading “Toll collect from Rohingya while traveling inside Maungdaw”

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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Army collects toll from sacrifice animal of forthcoming religious festival in Maungdaw

Burmese army has been collecting tolls from the sacrifice animal of forthcoming religious festival or traders of Rohingya since September 19, Jalal Sha, a trader from Aley Than Kyaw said. Continue reading “Army collects toll from sacrifice animal of forthcoming religious festival in Maungdaw”

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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