Burma Times Correspondent: March 27, 2015
Police have mercilessly beaten a Rohingya man on finding a Bangladesh SIM card in his possession, according to our local correspondent.
On Monday, police arrested Syed Noor (30), s/o Syed Hossain in Hath bhanga para of Sidhar para village in Maungdaw. He was brutally beaten on the spot fracturing his skull.
Locals say that even with a fractured skull, Noor has been kept in prison without medical care.
Many Rohingyas use Bangladeshi SIM cards to keep in touch with their friends and family in Bangladesh where more than half a million people have fled.