Arakan State: Burma border security force (Nasaka) personnel
arrested three Rakhines who were beating Rohingya fishermen in
Ywanyotaung village today, according to an official from Maungdaw.
Nasaka personnel from outpost camp 12 under Nasaka area number 5,
received information of a group of Rakhines are beating three
Rohingya fishermen in Ywanyotaung village, which was sent to Nasaka
by village administration officer.”
Nasaka personnel rushed to the area where the Rakhine group were
beating the Rohingya fishermen,where the Nasaka arrested three
Rakhines and other were fled from the scene and ran away to the
Rakhine village, according to an official of village administration
Nasaka had kept the arrested Rakhines in their outpost 12 for
interrogation. The Nasaka officer found that three Rakhines – two
from Bangladesh and one from Rathedaung- which was given by the
this statement of arrestees, the authority didn’t know how many
Rakhines were enter illegally in Maungdaw from Bangladesh and the
concerned security forces didn’t know how many Rakhines had come to
Maungdaw from other towns of Arakan.
statement of arrestee Rakhines had given the picture that who are
entering Burma from Bangladesh before and recently, that is Rakhines
from Bangladesh not Rohingya from Bangladesh, said an elder from
the Immigration minister U Khin Ye told reporters after third round
peace talk meeting with KNU and Thein Sein government, there are no
illegal entering ( Rohingyas) in Arakan State after investigation and
most of the Immigration officer are mostly Rakhines.
the Immigration officers are Rakhines in Arakan ( Northern Arakan),
how the Rohingya are entered illegally and holding fake ID card
card.It May be possible for Rakhines from Bangladesh entered
illegally and will hold ID cards as the officers are all Rakhines.
The Rohingya who are facing so many restrictions in Arakan, the
people from Bangladesh will not enter that place where no freedom is.
They will move other countries- Middle East and Southeast Asian
country –Malaysia for earning money.No jobs for Rohingya in Burma,
how the Bangladesh people will come for jobs or to stay in the open
jail, the elder more said.