Bangladesh, Myanmar border guards meet in Teknaf
Border security and prevailing tension among issues being discussed
On September 16, a Rohingya boy was killed and five others were injured as a mortar shell fired by the Myanmar army exploded at a Rohingya camp located on the zero point of the border.
On the same day, another Bangladeshi young man was seriously injured in a landmine explosion along the Bangladesh-Myanmar border in Naikhongchhari upazila of Bandarban.
Locals said it was the Myanmar army that had planted mines the area. One exploded near the Tombru border.
In the face of continuous gunfire and mortar shelling inside Myanmar close to the Bangladesh border, local authorities evacuated 30 families from Dochari and Ghumdhum unions at Naikhongchhari on October 23.
Bangladesh's Ministry of Foreign Affairs has summoned the Myanmar envoy to Dhaka several times and formally protested against the move by the Buddhist-majority nation's military.