‘Myanmar declares war against Bangladesh’

25 September, 2017 12:00 AM printer

Gazipur: Finance Minister AMA Muhith on Sunday said Myanmar has declared a war against Bangladesh by forcing Rohingyas to take shelter here, reports UNB.

The minister came up with the remark while talking to reporters after inaugurating a health camp at Anantax factory in Tongi.

“More than 4 lakh Rohingyas have affected the socioeconomic life of the people of Bangladesh. We’ve liberated our country through a war. Our Prime Minister is also trying to send back the Rohingyas to their homeland,” said Muhith.

Local MP Jahid Ahsan Rasel, city Awami League president Ajmat Ullah Khan, Managing Director of the factory Badal Yunus and other administrative officials were present at the inaugural programme. Meanwhile, Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu on Sunday said that talks between Bangladesh and Myanmar could be held as proposed by Myanmar’s State Councilor Aung Sang Su Kyi, reports BSS.