News No.165/2015: Monday, October 26, 2015
THE army searched three houses belonging to Jumma people and tortured two others in the village of Boroitoli under Ramgarh Upazila in Khagrachari district.
According to local villagers, a group of army personnel from Sindukchari zone raided Boroitoli village at 3am today.
They surrounded and then searched the houses of Usha Marma, 47, son of Moshi Marma, Mohan Tripura, 35, son of Kaj Tripura and Ripruchai Marma, 45, son of late Mong Chajai Marma.
The soldiers also took Mohan Tripura and Ripruchai Marma out of their homes, bound them with a rope and then subjected them to mental torture in the name of interrogation.
About 50 soldiers took part in the raid and search that lasted several hours. However nothing incriminating was found during the search.---------------