Cox’s Bazar, May 6
Burma Arrests People Who Enter Illegally From Bangladesh
The Burmese Border Security
Forces (known as Nasaka) in
A patrol from the Nasaka Region (7) found the people in a Burmese boat in Toung Chaung Creek, Maung Daw.
According to a Nasaka official, the boat that carried the illegal migrants
is owned by Hassian from Tha
Rae Gone Tan village,
There were 7 male and 2 female adults in addition to 6 children who were found. The children included a 1 year and nine month old.
Nasaka will charge 9 adults, according to the Burmese
Immigration law, while the children will be released and deported to
However, a local leader from Teknaf said that the arrestees were Burmese citizens who
Narinjara News has not been able to confirm the nature nor origin of the people and whether or not they are Burmese citizens. #
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