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140 FOREIGNERS MOVED FROM BANDARBAN JAIL

BSS, BANDARBAN
THE DAIL STAR , 9 April, 02

A total of 140 Myanmar and Thai nationals were shifted to Comilla and Noakhali jail from Bandarban jail yesterday on charge of agitating in custody.

Deputy Commissioner in-charge of Bandarban, Shamsul kibria Chowdhury told newsmen that at least 552 Myanmar and Thai prisoners were demanding for their return to their respective home countries.

The government has also decided to send the foreign prisoners to their home country by phases. 

According to official sources, a total of 105 Myanmar and Thai prisoners were sent to Comilla jail while 35 sent to Noakhali jail on Friday from Bandarban jail.

The foreign prisoners have been demanding repatriation as their jail terms have ended long since. Accordingly the authorities have started sending them back to their home countries. #