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Jumma girl raped in Sindukchari

chtnews.com News No. 126/2009, September 14, 2009 A Jumma girl has been raped by a Bengali settler in Sindukchari under Mahalchari Upazila in Khagrachari district. Ms Noner Bala Tripura (19) of village Monajoy Karbari Para was raped by Md. Alamgir (20) s/o Altaf Munshi of village Sindukchari Muslim Para yesterday, Sunday.

Jumma woman killed by settlers in Sindukchari

chtnews.com News No. 110/2009, September 07, 2009 A group of settlers chopped to death a Jumma woman in Sindukchari under Mahalchari Upazila of Khagrachari district on 3 September. Sources said a group of 4 – 5 settlers led by Noab Ali of Sindukchari village went to the house of Ms Poney Mala Tripura (age 50) […]

HWF protests rape of Meena Chakma

chtnews.com News No. 91/2009, August 1, 2009 The Hill Women’s Federation and Hill Student’s Council held rallies in Dighinala and Khagrachari today, Saturday, protesting against the rape of Meena Chakma by a Grameen Bank staff. In Dighinala, where the incident took place, the rally was held at Sadar Station at noon. It was addressed by […]

Meena Chakma demands punishment for her rapist Nazrul Hassan

chtnews.com News No. 95/2009, August 5, 2009 Rape victim Meena Chakma and her family members at a press conference in Khagrachari today demanded exemplary punishment to rapist Nazrul Hassan, an employee of the Grameen Bank. (Photographs of the press conference attached)

Amnesty International’s reports on CHT

29 Feb 2004 Amnesty International- Call for Justice- Mahalchari – CHT More than six years after the signing of the Chittagong Hill Tracts Peace Accord, the tribal inhabitants of the area continue to live in fear of attacks from Bengali settlers often carried out with the apparent connivance of army personnel. This paper highlights one […]

Jumma Peoples Network UK’s resource centre

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13Th Anniversary of disappearance of Kalpana Chakma: HWF holds rally in Baghaichari

chtnews.com News No. 49/2009, June 12, 2009 The Hill Women’s Federation has held a rally in Baghaichari today to mark the 13th anniversary of disappearance of Kalpana Chakma, one of its leaders, who was kidnapped from her home by Lt. Ferdous of Bangladesh Army. Held at Upazila ground, the rally was presided over by Sonali […]

Rape of Ety Chakma: HWF stages protest rally

chtnews.com News No. 12/2009, March 9, 2009 The Hill Women’s Federation, a front organisation of the United People’s Democratic Front (UPDF), today brought out a procession and staged a rally in Khagrachari in protest against the rape of Ety Chakma in Dighinala. (photo attached) The procession took off from Red Square and paraded the main […]

One Jumma girl child raped in Dighinala

chtnews.com News No. 11/2009, March 9, 2009 As the world observes International Women’s Day, a girl child is raped in a village in the Chittagong Hill Tracts, a region where an overwhelming presence of military and settlers makes the ethnic Jumma women most vulnerable to sexual assaults. Four-year old Ety Chakma was raped by Mostafa […]

Jumma woman raped, her sons tortured in Belaichari

chtnews.com News No. 134/2008, August 10, 2008 A Jumma woman was reported to have been raped in Belaichari under Rangamati district on 4 August. UPDF sources said at around 2 p.m. on that day a group of Bangladesh army personnel led by Captain Tanvir from Merangchara camp raided the village of Down Nuopara in Belaichari […]

JPNK holds Kalpana Chakma press conference in Seoul

chtnews.com News No. 102/2008, June 12, 2008 The Jumma People’s Network – Korea (JPNK) has held a press conference in front of Bangladesh Embassy in Seoul to mark the 12th anniversary of disappearance of Kalpana Chakma. The press conference, held in collaboration with Nawawoori (I and We), Imagination for international solidarity (IFIS),Tahamke (all together), Korea […]

Attempted rape of a minor Jumma girl in Baghaichari

chtnews.com News No. 115/2008, June 25, 2008 An unidentified settler has attempted to rape a 13-year old Jumma girl in Nalkata under Baghaichari Upazila of Rangamati district. The incident took place on 23 June about 8 a.m. when Ruma Chakma d/o Ananda Chakma went to a nearby stream to fetch water. Finding her alone, the […]

JPNK holds Kalpana Chakma press conference in Seoul

chtnews.com News No. 102/2008, June 12, 2008 The Jumma People’s Network – Korea (JPNK) has held a press conference in front of Bangladesh Embassy in Seoul to mark the 12th anniversary of disappearance of Kalpana Chakma.

HWF organises human chain on occasion of 12th abduction anniversary of Kalpana Chakma in Dhaka

On occasion of 12th abduction anniversary of Kalpana Chakma, on 12 June 2008 Hill Women’s Federation (HWF) organised human chain at Dhaka University demanding immediate publication of inquiry reports and examplary punishment to the kidnappers.

HWF marks 12th anniversary of disappearance of Kalpana Chakma

chtnews.com News No. 103/2008, June 12, 2008 The Hill Women’s Federation, a front organisation of the United People’s Democratic Front, staged a rally on Dhaka University campus to mark the 12th anniversary of disappearance of Kalpana Chakma. The HWF president Sonali Chakma demanded that the inquiry report be published without delay. (please find photos in […]

Attempted rape in Dighinala, Army intervenes

chtnews.com News No. 37/2008, February 29, 2008 A 14-year old Jumma girl has been subjected to sexual assault in Dighinala under Khagrachari district. A belated report from the area said on 19 January 2008, Saturday, at around 4 pm Ms Orchoto Chakma (father’s name Birendra Chakma) of Hatchinsonpur village under Kobakhali Union (No. 3) went […]

9-year old Jumma girl raped and murdered

Hill Watch Human Rights Forum NEWS No. 06/2008, January 10, 2008 A 9-year old Jumma girl has been raped and murdered in Ramgarh under Khagrachari district. Ms Shamini Tripura, aged 9, (father’s name Mung Chandra Tripura) was raped on 8 January while she was on her way back home from school. She was a class […]

Attempted rape on a teen Jumma girl

Hill Watch Human Rights Forum NEWS No. 56/2007, December 07, 2007 A teen aged Jumma girl has been subjected to sexual assault in Ramgarh under Khagrachari district.