Myanmar woman bears child in no man’s land

United News of Bangladesh . Cox’s Bazar | Published: 16:03, Feb 09,2019

 
 

A Buddhist woman, who took shelter in no man’s land along Ruma in Bandarban being displaced due to fighting between the Myanmar military and Arakan Army in Chin State, has given birth to a child.

The mother, who gave birth to the child on Thursday night, and the child were given shelter in a jhum house in a bordering village, said Jira Bawm, a UP chairman.

He also said that BGB teams patrolled Chaikhiyang area and other adjoining areas on Thursday from helicopter.

Some 160 Myanmar nationals of 35 families started entering the no man’s land along Chaikhiyang border since February 2.

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