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Bangladesh army

On 19-20 February 2010, Bangladesh army backed Muslim settlers attacked the indigenous Buddhist people at Baghaichari. Many indigenous houses were burnt down including Buddhist temples. The aim of the attack was to drive out the indigenous Chakma Buddhists and grab their land. Members of the Bangladesh army in CHT.


Bangladesh army torture 2 indigenous Tripura people in Matiranga

On 27 April 2004 at around 4 pm a group of Bangladesh army personnel from Chandra Para camp of 27 field regiment under Guimara brigade led by camp commander Captain Mohamed Ashfaque physically tortured following two indigenous villagers of Sapmara village of Matiranga under the Khagrachari district. The army took the victims to the camp and tortured them. The victims were as follows:

  1. Mr. Gajendra Tripura (42) s/o late Poida Kumar Tripura
  2. Mr.Babul Jyoti Tripura (17) s/o Chan Kishore Tripura.

Later the victims were admitted to Matiranga hospital with severe injuries.


Sources:

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

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