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Expansion of APB Camp

Expansion of APB Camp

The respective villagers of Tulaban and Kadamtali reported that a group of Armed Police Battalion (APB) personnel set up a tent on 1 April 2005 on the land of Mr. Tukkya Chakma, village of Kadamtali. This place is a middle point of Tulaban and Kadamtali village of Baghaichari upazila in Rangamati district. The villagers assumed that the APB personnel have been setting up this tent for expanding a camp on that land.

Bengali settlers rehabilitation in Baghaichari

300 Bengali Muslim settler families are being rehabilitated by the army at Baghaihat under Baghachari upazila of Rangamati Hill District. The Bengali settler families are being relocated to Baghaihat area from the surrounding area of Dighinala Cantonment under Khagrachari district.

This relocation is being undertaken by the army of Dighinala cantonment and Baghaihat zone It is also reported that more than 14 families have already been settled at Baghaihat Bazaar area and 117 more families will be brought under the relocation programme.

There is also plan to settle down Bengali on the roadside of Baghaichari-Baghaihat-Sajek. Decision has been taken to settle down 4000 families at Machalong area.

The day labors engaged in road construction work are the ones who have settled down there. Sajek road is one of the roads which is being constructed by the army and where all day labors are Bengali settlers.

Source: UNPO



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