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Ruikrashu Marma

On 4 December 2007 Bangladesh army backed Muslim settler raped indiegnous Buddhist girl Miss Ruikrashu Marma (10) when she was going to school in Ramgarh of Khagrachari district. Indigenous women and girls in CHT are in constant threat of rape.


Bengalis gang rape a Tripura woman in Sitakunda

On 30 October 2009, Muslim settlers gang raped a Tripura woman (19) at Sonaichari of Sitakunda under Chittagong district.

The girl went to Sitakunda to visit her relatives. The miscreants took her to a forest by force and then gang raped her. The miscreants were identified as Mohamed Jahur and his 7 associates. Mohamed Jahur is member of the Union Parishad or local government.

Her relatives recovered her next morning from the forest and then took her to Sitakunda police station. After filing a case at Sitakunda police station she was examined by doctors.

Case was filed against Mohamed Jahur (45), Suman (28), Hannan (32), Nuruzamman (42), Shamim(32), Selim (34) and Mona (45). All of them were inhabitant of Keshabpur village under Sonaichari Union of Sitakunda.


Sources:

Kapaeeng Foundation
(An Human Rights Organization for Indigenous Peoples of Bangladesh)
E-mail: kapaeeng.foundation@gmail.com, kapaeeng.watch@gmail.com

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