Bangladesh: Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) had been arrested over
60-Rohingya along the Bangladesh-Burma border since first week of
October till yet, said an aide of BGB.
arrested them from the different points of border areas where
Rohingyas live with localities without knowledge of Bangladesh
said that some Rohingyas were arrested from the border points of
Naikonchari and from the points of Teknaf in various raided.
were pushed back to Burma after investigating by BGB, official more
BGB arrested again 21-Rohingya from the different border points of
Teknaf, eight Rohingya from the point of Gumdum under the Naikonchari
upazila, said a local from Cox’s Bazar.
Rohingya people cross Burma-Bangladesh without knowledge of
Bangladesh authorities because of so called sectarian violence in
Arakan State. But, Bangladesh has been closed the border since
communal violence was occurred in Arakan. However, many Rohingyas
penetrated to Bangladesh, and the government arrested and pushed back
those again to Burma, the local added.
government has imposed restriction against the Rohingyas along the