Bangladesh troops deployed for Rohingya aid distribution Sep 24, 2017 0 419 12345 dpaDhakaBangladesh has deployed army troops to scale up relief efforts for Rohingya Muslims who are sheltering in the country's south-eastern border after fleeing violence in Myanmar's restive Rakhine state, officials said Saturday.The soldiers will assist the civil administration in distributing aid and in building shelters for the Rohingya living in Cox's Bazar district bordering Myanmar, spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Rashidul Hasan said.He added that the troops will begin relief distribution from Sunday onward in order to streamline supply delivery.Some 430,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled Buddhist-majority Myanmar for Bangladesh since a military crackdown resulted in the destruction of entire villages in Rakhine State.According to UN migration agency half of all the newly arrived refugees are still living in the open on the roadside or in the hill forests.They have little access to aid including shelter, food, clean water and sanitation, International Organization for Migration said in a statement on Friday.Additional police and paramilitary Border Guard Bangladesh troops were also deployed at check points to prevent Rohingyas attempting to travel other parts of~Bangladesh. POST A COMMENT RELATED ARTICLES Buddhist mistrust of foreign aid workers hampers relief for Rohingya Sep 24, 2017 0 764 Decks cleared for ex-PM Sharif to head his party Sep 24, 2017 0 135 'Saudi Arabia to join CPEC', says Saudi envoy Sep 24, 2017 0 153 Pakistan Navy successfully fires anti-ship missile Islamabad: The Pakistan Navy successfully test-fired an anti-ship missile from its Sea King helicopter in northern Arabian Sea on Saturday. Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah witnessed the missile .. NATO to build rehabilitation centre in Afghanistan Kabul (dpa) - A new rehabilitation centre to treat wounded military and civilian patients will be built at Sardar Mohammad Daoud Khan military hospital in Kabul, NATO announced on Saturday. The 54 million dollars .. NATO to build new rehabilitation centre in Afghanistan: Official dpa Kabul A new rehabilitation centre to treat wounded military and civilian patients will be built at Sardar Mohammad Daoud Khan military hospital in Kabul, NATO announced on Saturday. The 54 million dollars facility .. NAB notices pasted on Sharif's residence Dawn.com LAHORE The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) pasted two notices on the main gate of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif's Jati Umra residence on Friday, restraining him from selling the residential .. 'Efforts being made to bring Nawaz back' dAWN.COM ISLAMABAD Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) leaders noted on Friday that efforts were being made to bring back ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif into mainstream politics by amending laws. They also discussed .. NAB notices pasted on Nawaz Sharif's residence Dawn.com LAHORE The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) pasted two notices on the main gate of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif's Jati Umra residence on Friday, restraining him from selling the residential ..