Saturday, 17 April 2021

October 2007

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Policemen from Teknaf police station seized 300 Yaba tablets from different border areas in the last 72 hours and arrested 19 people suspected of peddling drugs, said a trader in Teknaf.
Read more: Police seize 300 Yaba tablets in Teknaf
Maungdaw, Burma: The junta authorities of Arakan State have  ordered the administration of northern Arakan on October 29 to check family lists, tighten security on the border and watch the movement of monks, said a local in Maungdaw.
Read more: Junta adopts new strategy in northern Arakan
Maungdaw, Arakan: Two Rohingya girls from Maungdaw High School have fought off harassment and eve teasing by local youths recently, said a relative of the girls.
Read more: Rohingya girls fight for education
Maungdaw, Burma : A Rohingya youth was sodomized and strangled by Burma ’s border security force personnel on October 26, said a relative of the victim.
Read more: Youth sodomized and strangled in Maungdaw
Maungdaw, Arakan State: A pregnant woman died while on her way to a Bangladesh hospital, said a relative of the patient.
Read more: Pregnant woman dies on the way to Bangladesh