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More Rohingyas arrested in Bangladesh-Burma border

Teknaf,
Bangladesh: Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) arrested more than 100
Rohingyas from Bangladesh-Burma border since the first week of
January 2013, said a local trader from Teknaf.


BGB
arrested more than 100-Rohingya from different areas of along the
border after being conducted operation.”

On
January 11, at about 8:00 am, the members of Whykong BGB check-post
arrested 12 Rohingyas from the vehicles while they were going to
Cox’s Bazar from Teknaf. Later, they were pushed back to Burma
after investigating by BGB the same day, said an aide of BGB.


Similarly,
BGB arrested 27 Rohingyas from different places of Shapuri Dip and
Dum Dum Meah in raided on January 10.

After
arrest, they were also pushed back to Burma by BGB, according to
official.

Over
30 Rohingyas were also arrested from entry point of Sapran union
under the Teknaf police station by BGB on January 9, while they were
entering the Bangladesh from Arakan State, Burma. They were also
pushed back to Burma later, said a local Hussain from Teknaf.

Hussain
also said, BGB arrested over 27 Rohingya from the border point of
Gumdum under the Naikonchari upazila and pushed back to Burma on
January 4.

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