Bangladeshi youth on the run for defying ban on marrying Rohingya refugee

Updated On : 09 Oct , 2017 , 05:56 PM
Rohingya Muslims have poured in huge numbers into Bangladesh (Image source: PTI)
Rohingya Muslims have poured in huge numbers into Bangladesh (Image source: PTI)
New Delhi :

Bangladeshi youth has been on the run from the police for defying a state imposed ban on marrying member of the Rohingya refugee. 
Shoaib Hossain Jewel, a 25 year old youth married Rafiza and have been on the run since last month. 

Bangladesh have given shelter to thousands of Rohingya refugees who has been facing violence at the hands of Mayanmarese army. The state has also imposed a ban on local citizens marrying members of the Rohingya refugees. 

The ban on marrying members of the Rohingya muslim community has been imposed by the Bangladeshi administration in order  to prevent them from applying for citizenship in the country since 2014. 

The Bangladeshi police have not yet been able to trace the whereabouts of Babul Hossain even after interrogating his parents.  

The police authorities of Bangladesh are strictly monitoring movements in the refugee camps in order to prevent women and child trafficking since many have come without parents or guardian.    

First Published : Monday, October 09, 2017 05:49 PM
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