Saturday, December 16, 2017

UPDF leader shot dead in Banduk-bhanga
News No. 33/2017: Saturday, December 16, 2017

AN organizer of the United Peoples’ Democratic Front (UPDF) has been shot dead in Dhamaichara Moanpara village under Banduk-bhanga Union of Rangamati district.

Members of the army-backed Jargo Party vigilante group led by Tapan Jyoti Chakma alias Borma shot dead Anol Bikash Chakma, also known as Laxmi, on Friday (15 December) night after waking him up.


Friday, December 15, 2017

Policeman attempts to rape Jumma girl in Laxmichari
News No. 32/2017: Friday, December 15, 2017

A POLICE constable reportedly attempted to rape a Jumma girl in Laxmichari under Khagrachari district on Thursday night, December 14.

The incident took place at 8:30 p. m. near UNO office when the 15-year-old, a ninth grade student, was walking back home after meeting her friends.

Thursday, December 14, 2017

House-to-house search in Harinath Para
News No. 31/2017: Thursday, December 14, 2017

 THE ARMY on Thursday conducted a house-to-house search in Talukder Para (Barengya Chara) under greater Harinath Para village in Khagrachari district.

Two members of the Jargo Party, also known as Nobyo Mukhosh Bahini, accompanied the army.

According to sources, a group of army personnel from Khagrachari Sadar zone and Jongoli Tila base camp carried out the search at 4 p.m. on December 14.

Friday, December 08, 2017

Army disrupts wedding ceremony in Betchari
News No.30/2017: Friday, December 08, 2017

THE ARMY on Friday raided Betchari Mukh Para village under Kamalchari Union in Khagrachari district and disrupted a wedding ceremony that was underway in a house there.

The soldiers pointed their guns at the guests in a threatening manner and asked, ‘Where are UPDF activists?’

Army threatens 7 Jumma families to vacate land in Sajek
News No. 29/2017: Thursday, December 07, 2017

THE ARMY on Thursday threatened seven Jumma families to dismantle their homes built on about 25 acres of land in Korollyachari village under Sajek Union in Rangamati district.

The Jummas built the homes after the army had abandoned their camp and withdrawn a few years ago.

Sunday, December 03, 2017

Six mobile phones snatched by Jargo Party
News No. 28/2017 : Sunday, December 03, 2017

SIX mobile handsets were snatched away by members of the Jargo Party vigilante group as they raided Harinath Para under Golabari Union in Khagrachari district under army protection on Saturday night, December 02.

The Jargo Party terrorists were accompanied by members of the JSS-MN Larma faction, one of whom has been identified by locals as Milon Tripura from Thana Chandra Para village.

According to the victims’ and eyewitnesses’ accounts, the Jargo Party members raided Harinath Para at 9 p.m. with active support from the army.

Saturday, December 02, 2017

Four houses searched in Khagrachari
News No. 27/2017: Saturday, December 2, 2017

FOUR houses belonging to Jumma people were searched by army in Khagrachari town on Friday night.

According to sources, the soldiers in two pickups raided Footbeel village under Ward No. 9 in Khgarachari Municipality and carried out the search.