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Mahalchari Burnt Ricemill

On 26 August 2003, Bangladesh army in league with Muslim settlers attacked the indigenous Buddhist people in Mahalchari. Bangladesh army and Muslim settlers set fire on more than 370 indigenous Buddhist houses. An indigenous Chakma man and an indigenous Chakma infant (8 months) were killed. More than 1000 indigenous Buddhist people were rendered homeless. Lemucharipara Buddhist Temple and Babupara Buddhist Temple were burnt down. Lord Buddha's images were demolished. Bangladesh army and Muslim settlers raped 10 indigenous Chakma women.


Bangladesh army tortures 3 indigenous Tripura youths at Kukichara in Khagrachari

On 22 January 2002, Bangladesh army of Kukichara camp beat the following indigenous Tripura youths while collecting donation for observation of Swarasati puja at Kukichara under Khagrachari district. The victims were admitted at Khagrachari hospital with serious condition. The victims were:

  1. Mr. Ripan Tripura (16) s/o Shubhadhan Tripura
  2. Mr. Karnadas Tripura (18) s/o Rupsing Tripura
  3. Mr. Herendra Tripura ( 17) s/o Ranjit Tripura.

Sources:

PCJSS (Parbatya Chattagram Jana Samhati Samiti)
E-mail: pcjss.org@gmail.com, pcjss@hotmail.com
Website: pcjss-cht.org

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