Road blockade in Ukhiya in protest of police harassment

A check-post is placed in the adjoining area of ​​Ukhia New Forrest Office under the control of Rohingyas who fled from Myanmar. Since the establishment of the check post, common passengers have been accused of freely roaming freely with harassment and money from Rohingyas. After a funeral prayers from Kutupalong at around 10:30 am on Wednesday, a number of cars including a member of Cox’s Bazar District Council and Professor Humayun Kabir Chowdhury Montu of Ukhiya Bangmata Women’s College reached the check-post adjacent to the New Forest office on the way to Uhahia, where the police personnel interrupted the check. They want to see the national identity card from them. The police in charge of the Zilla Parishad and other people have kept the card in their house. As a result, the two parties are in disarray. The general passenger and the driver of the road blocked the road and besieged the checkpost. At that time hundreds of vehicles were stuck on two sides. After a long time, road communication was started after the intervention of Upazila Nirbahi Officer Md. Nikaruzzaman Chowdhury, Rajapalong UP Chairman and General Secretary Jahangir Kabir Chowdhury and Deputy Inspector Mintall of Police Station. Upazila Nirbahi Officer Md. Nikaruzzaman Chowdhury said the incident was created due to a little misunderstanding but after the intervention of both sides it was resolved