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Massive Communal Arson Attack upon Indigenous Jumma Peoples by Bengali Settlers in Ramgarh & Manikchari

PCJSS (Parbatya Chattagram Jana Samhati Samiti)

On 17 April 2011 Bengali settlers with the direct support of local administration committed massive communal arson attack on five indigenous Jumma villages of Hafchari union of Ramgarh upazila and two villages in Manikchari upazila under Khagrachari district of Chittagong Hill Tracts. In this attack around 100 houses belonging to indigenous Jumma villagers including two Buddhist temples were completely burnt to ashes. At least 20 Jummas including three women were injured while 4 Bengali settlers died. Many Jummas remain still missing. The Jummas have fled in to the jungle in the face of the settler attack. Till 19 April 2011, no relief has been provided to the victims who have been living under open sky in the jungle.

Ramgarh attacks: No succor yet

ONE day after the arson attack in Ramgarh, the government has yet to
provide any relief to the victims who have been living under open sky
in the jungle.

Ramgarh attacks: UPDF rejects inquiry committee, protests continue

“It is because of their biased policies that such unpleasant incidents
centering on land grabbing continue to happen in the Chittagong Hill
Tracts. Therefore, an impartial inquiry cannot be expected from them.”
he added.

Update news 3: Arson attack in Ramgarh

A group of settlers caught Polen Chakma, 23, an employee of IDF, an
NGO, and his friend Joyonta Chakma in Guimara bazaar and began
beating.

Update news 2: Arson attack in Ramgarh

chtnews.com News No. 77/2011, April 17, 2011 THE settlers held a procession in the evening in Manikchari with the bodies of three settlers who were killed when the Jummas resisted their land grab attempt earlier in the day. At one stage, at 7:25pm, the angry settlers set fire to 8 houses belonging to Jumma people […]

Update news: Arson attack in Ramgarh

: Arson attack in Ramgarh

Settlers burns Jumma houses in Ramgarh

chtnews.com News No. 75/2011, April 17, 2011 THE settlers have burnt down at least 30 Jumma houses in Uttor Shonkhola Adam and Reyo Morong Para under Hafchari Union of Ramgarh Upazila in an attempt to capture 50 acres of land belonging to Marma community, reports say. Sources said a group of about 30 settlers from […]