More than 400 tents of Rohingya were demolished in Kutupalong

Kutupalong: Bangladesh Forestry Officials launched 2-day operation to demolish more than 400 makeshift-tents that were built by newly arrived Rohingya for temporary shelter. The demolished tents include one shelter designated for temporary mosque. “Today, a group of forestry officials along with local village headmen and some villagers came to the recently built makeshift-camp and started Read more about More than 400 tents of Rohingya were demolished in Kutupalong[…]

NGO offers food to Rohingya Muslims during Ramadan

New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) An NGO is providing food items to Rohingya Muslim refugees who have been fasting during the holy month of Ramadan and who are living in dilapidated camps on the outskirts of the national capital. Tayyab Trust, an institution which has been working for the rehabilitation of riot-hit victims, has distributed Read more about NGO offers food to Rohingya Muslims during Ramadan[…]

Bangladesh plans to move thousands of Rohingya to island

By Sam Jahan Bangladesh plans to relocate thousands of Rohingya who have spent years in refugee camps near the Myanmar border to a southern island, an official said Wednesday, as the region faces a human-trafficking crisis. The government has started planning the relocation to Hatiya island in the Bay of Bengal in a move backed Read more about Bangladesh plans to move thousands of Rohingya to island[…]

UNHCR urged to help Rohingyas in South of Thailand

By NNT NAKHON SI THAMMARAT, 20 January 2015 (NNT) – The Muslims for Peace Foundation is planning to ask the UN Refugee Agency to help Rohingyas falling prey to human traffickers. Nakhon Si Thammarat residents in Hua Sai district have donated their money to help Rohingyas. The proceeds collected at a Muslim mosque will be Read more about UNHCR urged to help Rohingyas in South of Thailand[…]

Police find second group of Rohingya refugees north of Phuket

By Phuket Gazette November 15, 2014 PHUKET: A second group of 86 Rohingya refugees believed to have been smuggled to Thailand from Myanmar were taken into to custody by police north of Phuket on Wednesday. The refugees were detained in a rubber plantation in Kuraburi, Phang Nga province, after police were informed by local residents Read more about Police find second group of Rohingya refugees north of Phuket[…]

A Rohingya refugee women beaten failing to extort money by former local Member's wife

Kutupalong, Ukhiya: The victim is identified as Razuma Begum (23) resident of block: D, registered camp, mother of 3 children. Her husband has gone to Malaysia I year ago. On Last 11th November, 2014 she was severely beaten at about 9:30 pm by the ex member Boktiar’s wife Shajida (25) and her friends Shuna Bibi Read more about A Rohingya refugee women beaten failing to extort money by former local Member's wife[…]

No treatment, no justice for Rohingya

Kutupalong Ukhiya, Bangladesh: Many registered refugees patients are under the lack of treatments in Kutupalong camp because M.O.H doctors are very hectic with their personal lives in office times. The contemptuous doctors are openly misbehaved with Refugee patients and neglect the patients to give medicines. A 16 year old refugee female patient, Rohima Khatun MRC Read more about No treatment, no justice for Rohingya[…]

Rohingya refugees living without hope

 By Syed Mohammed Times of India March 3, 2014 HYDERABAD: When they arrived in the city a little over three years ago from Myanmar, the Rohingya refugees were hopeful of a new life and emancipation from military junta’s persecution. While their new home did assuage their feelings of utter hopelessness, lack of steady employment remains Read more about Rohingya refugees living without hope[…]

Bangladesh pledges to document Rohingyas

Photo :Nayapara refugee camp By Mizan Rahman/Dhaka Gulf Times February 14, 2014 Bangladesh has decided to document Rohingya refugees from neighbouring Myanmar as they pose a serious threat to the country’s security, according to a senior official in Dhaka. The state-run Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics is set to conduct a survey to profile undocumented Rohingyas Read more about Bangladesh pledges to document Rohingyas[…]