AT Correspondent, Taungpyo
Rohingya residents particularly fishermen are in troublesome condition in Kiyangban village of Maungdaw north as they have been prohibited to catch fish in the river and lakes.
According to correspondent report, the Rohingya people of Kiyangbang village are mostly fishermen by profession who support their families with it are banned by BGP Camp in Charge from going to the river and lakes to catch fish as usual.
The fishermen used to catch fish and earn some money selling the fishes they got to support their family members.
“Now we have no income source to earn our livelihood as our fishing professions have been prohibited by the BGP in charge of river entrance camp.
Our children are facing food crisis here as we as the only earners of the family have been banned from going to the fish lakes and river”, said a fisherman.
It is a systematic persecution that the BGP has imposed a ban on our profession to cripple us financially not to be able to support our family members that may finally force us to flee from the country, he added.