Shakib visits Rohingya camps | 2017-09-25 |

Shakib visits Rohingya camps

Staff Correspondent

25 September, 2017 12:00 AM printer

Shakib visits

Cricketer Shakib Al Hasan on Sunday urged all to support Rohingya community.

He made the call after visiting Rohingya camps on Bangladesh-Myanmar border.

Sakib, a Unicef goodwill ambassador, shared a video on his official website where he said: “I am at this Rohingya camp and I arrived here with Unicef. I have gone around the camp and have seen the plight of these people”.

The sport star is visited the Rohingya refugees to see their situation first hand.

“I want everyone to help out and I know that a lot of foreign countries have offered their help already and Bangladesh are trying their level best to take care of the situation but they need a lot of help still…there are a lot of children and women here and I sincerely hope you will reach out a helping hand.

“To help out, please go to the Unicef site and click on the donate button and help the people in need,” the cricketer concluded.

According to the Unicef, 436,000 Rohingyas have fled from Myanmar Rakhine state since the outbreak of violence.