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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 conducts search & destroy operation at Soileshchari in Naniachar

On 7 May 2008, two groups of Bangladesh army from Longudu and Naniachar zone raided the village of Soileschari under Burighat union in Naniarchar sub-district. In this raid, army encircled the village and gathered the villagers at a corner of the village. The army brutally tortured 4 Chakma villagers. The victims were identified as

  1. Samiran Chakma (35)
  2. Mona Chakma (28),
  3. Ranjan Chakma (30)
  4. Dev Ranjan Chakma (18)


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