Tuesday , February 20 2018

UPDF activist shot dead by NMB in Khagrachari

chtnews.com Saturday, February 17, 2018 AN activist of the United Peoples’ Democratic Front (UPDF), Dillip Kumar Chakma alias Binoy, has been shot dead in Horinathpara, two kilometers east of Khagrachari district town. ‘Nine army-backed NMB vigilantes opened fire indiscriminately at UPDF activists at 8:30 a. m. today, killing Dillip Kumar Chakma on the spot,’ a UPDF press release said. The …

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Army snatch Marma rape victims from hospital, assault Chakma queen in Rangamati

chtnews.com Friday, February 16, 2018, THE army on Thursday night snatched away two rape victims from Rangamati Sadar Hospital where they were undergoing medical treatment, and assaulted Chakma queen Yan Yan, who have been waging a legal battle to take the victims into her safe custody. According to eyewitnesses’ accounts, a group of army men led by Major Tanvir, who …

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NMB forces CNG drivers to stay off the road in Naniachar

chtnews.com Wednesday, February 14, 2018   THE army-backed Nobyo Mukhosh Bahini vigilantes have forced the CNG auto rickshaw and motorbike drivers to stay off the road for refusing to change their station from T & T bazaar in Naniachar in Rangamati district.   An auto rickshaw driver requesting anonymity for security concern told chtnews.com: ‘The NMB has been pressuring us to …

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Two Jumma youth tortured by army in Ghilachari

chtnews.com News No. 22/2018 : Saturday, February 10, 2018 TWO Jumma youths are undergoing treatment for injuries they sustained from beating by army in Ghilachari under Naniachar Upazila in Rangamati district. Ranjan Chakma, 20, son of Laxmi Mohan Chakma and Sukhomoy Chakma, 19, son of Gyana Lal Chakma were at a tea shop at Langelpara when the soldiers came in …

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Army conducts searches in Ramgarh

chtnews.com News No. 21/2018 : Wednesday, February 7, 2018 THE army conducted searches in Toichakma area under Patachara Union in Ramgarh Upazila on Monday, 5 February. Soldiers from Guimara zone went to Toichakma in two military vehicles at 5 p. m. and searched two shops and frisked people for weapons. They also tore down posters and festoons put up on …

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Settler youth arrested for attempted rape

chtnews.com News No. 20/2018 : Sunday, February 4, 2018 A BENGALI settler youth named Eman Ali was arrested on Friday 2 February for attempting to rape a Jumma girl in Bongoltoli village under Baghaihcari Upazila, Rangamati district. The girl had just gone to bed after reading her class books when the would-be rapist Eman Ali, a tubewell mechanic, attacked her. …

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Attack on human chain leaves several injured in Ramgarh

chtnews.com News No. 19/2018 : Wednesday, January 31, 2018 SEVERAL Jumma people have been injured when members of the Bangladeshi security forces attacked a human chain organized by local villagers in Ramgarh today to protest against the 27 January settler attack on a Jumma village. According to sources, the villagers were about to start the protest at 11 a. m. …

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NMB chief threatens to kill Naniachar Upazila VC

chtnews.com News No. 18/2018: Monday, January 29, 2018, THE Nobyo Mukhosh Bahini chief Tapan Jyoti Chakma alias Borma yesterday threatened to kill Ms Quality Chakma, Woman Vice Chairman of Naniachar Upazila Parishad, for addressing a women rally in Naniachar, Rangamati. Ms Chakma told chtnews.com that the army-backed NMB vigilante group leader had called her using a mobile phone and threatened to kill …

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BGB, Settler launch communal attack in Ramgorh

chtnews.com News No. 17/2018 : Sunday, January 28, 2018 Bengali settlers backed by Border Guard Bangladesh personnel on Saturday attacked a Jumma village in Ramgorh, looting and destroying two houses and beating a woman. According to sources, Md. Zahid, Second-in-Command of 43 BGB Battalion in Ramgorh, led the attack, which took place around 8 in the morning. About 40 BGB …

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Attempt to rape and kill a Jumma woman in Ramgorh

chtnews.com News No. 16/2018 : Sunday, January 28, 2018 AN unidentified Bengali settler on Saturday tried to rape and kill a 45-year-old Jumma woman at Tholipara (Mouth of TNO garden) area under Patachora Union in Ramgorh Upazila. The assaulter tried to strangulate his victim to death after he failed to rape her. The incident took place at 11 a.m. on …

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