In the incidence, MHD informed villagers of Anaprang and Muzai village about ceasing rations under Government’s pressure, which was the only hope for these two villages.
In the food ration process, each
individual were given 13.5 kg of rice,1 liter of oil, 1 kg of seed, and a
pack of salt/family, where military use to snatch ¾ kg of rice/person.
“Ration distributed by the NGOs were
not even enough to survive, where authorities are further worsening the
starving situation by ceasing the whole ration process”, explains a
villager on the condition of anonymity.
From 2012 these villagers were living
under starving situation, where little ration by NGO’s was the only
hope. Now they have been informed of ceasing ration, commencing from
Moreover they were asked to list down
the vulnerable villagers, where whole village rely on ration. In the
conversation villagers explained their starving situation and urged to
provide ration for the whole village, where all are in starving
situation, due to restriction of movement and land confiscation.
In spite of living in their ancestral
land, these two villages are like open prisons, as they are surrounded
by 24 Maugh villages, where Arakanese Rohingyas are persecuted in every
possible way by Magh villagers, Military, BGP and other governmental
Starving to death is another genocidal
tool, which is widely implemented by the government authorities along
with Maughs for the ongoing Rohingya Genocide.