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.
Zahid, Second-in-Command of 43 BGB Battalion in Ramgorh, led the attack, which
took place around 8 in the morning.
Bengali settlers from Kaladheba Lamku participated in the attack on Hachowk
Para village, 8 kilometers away, destroying two houses belonging to Nichai
Tripura and his brother Potindra Tripura.
destroyed Nichai Tripura’s under-construction house and that of his brother’s’,
a resident of the village told chtnews.com.
kitchen oven and slapped Soren Bala Tripura (45) wife of Ponendra Tripura in
the presence of the BGB, he added.
belongings such as clothes, machetes, axes and spade from the houses, and
threatened the villagers to leave the area within a week.
hours after the BGB raided the village on 25 January and asked the villagers to
leave to make room for a Bengali settlement.