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Govt ensures safety of Rohingyas: Huq

Staff Correspondent

13 February, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Law Minister Anisul Huq said the government has ensured safety of all Rohingya displaced people, including women and girls.

Many Rohingya women and girls were exposed to sexual harassment and other crimes at Rakhine by Myanmar security forces, but they are protected in Bangladesh, he said.

The law minister made the statement to journalists after holding a meeting with Pramila Patten, Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict.

“Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina provided Rohingya displaced people with shelter, food, healthcare and other logistic support on humanitarian ground.