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Victim of Bangladesh Army Torture

On 4 August 2008, a group of Bangladesh army personnel led by Capt. Tanvir demanded few chickens from Buddhist villagers Mr. Tonchongya of Belaichari. When Mr. Tonchongya refused the Muslim soldiers of Bangladesh army blind folded him and tortured him resulting in the fracture of his right leg. Thereafter Tanvir forced the local village chief Anil Chandra Tonchongya and Doctor Priya Dorshi to sign a statement stating that Mr. Tonnyapu Tonchongya got his leg fractured while running away from the army.

Bangladesh army detains and tortures indigenous Chakma men at Longadu

On 17 May 2006 at 4.00 am a group of Bangladesh army personnel raided Kattali village under Longadu. The army detained and tortured following villagers

  1. Mr. Sukanta Jiban Khisa son of Rebati Mohan Khisa
  2. Mr. Bibhas Khisa, son of Rebati Mohan Khisa
  3. Mr. Satyabrata Khisa son of Rebati Mohan Jhisa
  4. Mr. Ashwatama Chakma son of Behala Chakma (ex-member)
  5. Mr. Mekela Chakma son of Aungshu Prue Chakma
  6. Mr. Anit Kumar Chakma son of Pancha Mohan Chakma


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