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Indigenous victim of Baghaihat attack

On 19-20 February 2010, Bangladesh army backed Muslim settlers attacked the indigenous people at Baghaichari leaving an indigenous man dead. The aim of the attack was to drive out the indigenous Chakma Buddhists and grab their land. The indigenous Buddhist man gunned down by the Bangladesh army.


Bangladesh army personnel torture indigenous Chakma villagers of Dhulyatuli in Kaptai

Nayeb Subedar Mohammed Hafiz of the Bangladesh Army, led a group of army men to terrorize the indigenous Chakma Buddhists at Dhulyatuli village of Kaptai. They arrested the following villagers without warrants and evidence while the latter were returning home after attending a wedding party

  1. Mr. Dipankar Talukdar (18), the son of Mr. Smriti Bhushan Talukdar,
  2. Mr. Dipak Chakma (20), the son of Mr. Diyatya Chakma.

Bangladesh army men tied their victims' hands and legs and tortured them whole night in order to coerce them into confession that they were terrorists. Despite inhuman torture, the victims vehemently protested their innocence. On the following day, the injured victims were released from the army camp.


Sources:

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

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