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Dozens of Rohingyas rescued from St Martin

A K Azad : risingbd.com
Publish on: 2019-05-30 9:46:33 PM     ||     Updated: 2019-05-31 12:56:35 PM

Cox’s Bazar Correspondent: Coast Guard rescued more than fifty Rohingya people including women and children from Saint Martin’s Island when they were being trafficked to Malaysia.

They were rescued conducting a drive in the sea near St Martin Island around 6:30pm on Thursday.

In-charge of Coast Guard St Martin Station Lieutenant Colonel Jusel Rana confirmed the news.

He, however, could not tell exact number of rescued Rohingyas. He just said, “They rescued more than fifty Rohingya national.”

risingbd/Cox’s Bazar/May 30, 2019/Sujauddin Rubel/AKA