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Eight Rohingya people held in Feni

Police have arrested eight Rohingya people from a hotel in Feni’s Mohipal area.

The arrestees are—Abdul Mannan, 20, son of Nur Ahammed, Abdus Shukkur, 18, son of Hamid Hasan, Md Jamal Hossain, 22, son of Abul Kalam, Shafi Alam, 25, son of Badi Alam, Mohammad Ilias, 30, son of Abu Sayeed, Enamul Haque, 21, son of Kabir Ahmed, Nabi Hossain, 14, son of Ali Hossain, and Nur Hossain, 18, son of Fazal Ahmed.

All the arrestees are from Kutupalong and Balukhali refugee camps in Ukhia upazila of Cox’s Bazar.

Officer In-charge (Investigation) of Feni Model Police Station Abdur Rahim said that the Rohingya men secretly arrived in Feni from their respective camps in Ukhia some three to four days ago.

“Upon receiving information, a police team raided Goldstar hotel on Friday and arrested the Rohingyas. A case has been filed against the arrestees,” said the OC.

A court sent the Rohingyas to Feni district jail.

“We suspect that the Rohingyas were planning to involve in drugs trading and carry out terrorist activities while staying at Goldstar Hotel,” said Md Nizam Uddin, OC of Feni Model Police Station.

Source: United News of Banglsdesh