16 Rohingyas held in Cumilla

United News of Bangladesh . Cumilla | Published: 10:57, Jan 11,2019


16 Rohingyas are arrested from Bagra of Brahmanpara in Cumilla on Thursday. — UNB photo

Police arrested 16 Rohingyas at Bagra of Brahmanpara in Cumilla on Thursday.

The arrestees are Hamida Begum, 60, Sabbir Ahmed, 30, Sabbir’s wife Hasina Begum, 30, Sabbir’s four children-Jabed, 12, Saber, 10, Majid, 6 and Sadek, 2, Hamid Nur, 25, Hamid’s wife Fatema, 23, Hamid’s two sons-Faruk, 3 and Khaiyam Nur, 1, Nur Haba, 28, Abdur Rahim, 10, ShahidasAkter, 5 and Ismail, 6.

Tipped-off, a team of police conducted a drive in the area and arrested them, said SAM Shahjahan Kabir, officer-in-charge of Brahmanpara Police Station.

All of them will be sent to Cox’s Bazar Rohingya camp, he added.


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