3 held over Bandarban monk murder


Three people were arrested from their houses this morning of their involvement with  murder of a Buddhist monk in Naikkhangchhari upazila of Bandarban.

The arrestees are two Rohingyas — Abdur Rahim, 25, and Md Zia, 26 and Sa Mong Chak, 35.

A 73-year-old Buddhist monk, U Damma Oaing Cha Bhikkhu, was found dead, with his throat slit, in his temple Chak Nirvana Bouddha Kyang, which is some 250 yards from the nearest village Uppar Chak Para where his family members live.