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Subarna Chakma

On 3 August 2004, Bangladesh army backed Bengali Muslim settlers killed 2 members of an indigenous Buddhist family in Dhandachara village of Bhushanchara in Barkal. At night at around 11 pm the Muslim settlers attacked Mr. Barun Kumar Chakma (33) and his family members with swords and spears. Mr. Barun Kumar Chakma died on the spot and his wife Ms. Subarna Chakma (28) and 11 months old son Kampan Chakma were seriously injured. Next day on 4 August Ms. Subarna died from her injuries. Kampan Chakma got serious injuries at his right leg.


Bengali settlers murder an indigenous Chakma man in Naniarchar

On 17 April 2004 at night a group of Muslim settlers led by Salam an Union Parishad member, killed Shanti Ranjan Chakma (45) of Toichakmamukh village of Naniarchar. The victim was caught and killed at Kukurmara village near Islampur settlers' village. His dead body was found at the lake area near Naniarchar. Victim's son Papul Chakma filed a case with Naniarchar police station against 5 Muslim settlers in connection with this killing.


Sources:

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

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