A Jumma woman tortured and villagers beaten by BGB in Naikhyongchari


Hill Voice, 2 April 2023, Bandarban: A Tanchangya woman named Aisungu Tanchangya was allegedly tortured and the villagers of Baishpari was beaten up by the BGB members of Baishpari camp of Tambrue area of ward no.03 in Ghundum Union of Naikhyongchari upazila. It is also reported that a villager was seriously injured.

According to the local sources, yesterday, 1st April of 2023, at around 4.00 pm, three Tanchangya women of Baishpari village were returning home with their cattle from the fields. Suddenly the BGB members blocked their way and took them to the BGB camp. Among the three women BGB members took Aisungu Tanchangya(16) inside the camp and brutally tortured.

After the incident, three villagers went to BGB camp to know the reason for brutal torturing on the woman by the BGB. The BGB then beat up those three villagers too seriously. Later, around 6.00 pm, all the BGB members of the camp went to the village and beat up the villagers with a terrorist manner. About 100 of villagers were injured in the attack and one is said to be in serious condition. The injured persons are said to be undergoing treatment at Jadimura hospital in Ukhia.

After this incident, the villagers said that they are in fear of being attacked again by the BGB.