News No. 05/2015, Thursday, January 22, 2015
The army reportedely tortured two Bengali settlers after rounding them up from their homes in Ramgarh Upazila under Khagrachari district.
The incident took place on Wednesday, 14 January. The victims have been indentified as Md. Jashim,32 son of Taleb Uddin of village Kalapani, Hapchari union, Ramgarh Upazila and Md. Nazrul Islam alias Babul, 32 son of late Abul Basar from Sindukchari Union of Mohalchari Upazila. Both of them earn a living by carrying passengers on motorbikes.
According to local sourses, a group of army personnel from Sindukchari Zone arrested Jasim and Babul from their respective homes on charge carrying UPDF activists on their motor bikes and took them to their camp.
The army beat them up and detained them the whole nigth before setting them free the next day.