Bangladesh wants Rohingya absorbing on island

Bangladesh wants to temporarily absorb 100,000 Rohingya fled on an island in the Bay of Bengal.

The authorities pull converted almost 236 million euros to develop and thus Bhashan Char for resettling refugees.

Minister Mustafa Kamal (Planning) suggested that it will take time to Rohingya refugees from Myanmar to repatriate. His country has in the mean time a place for the displaced Muslims. The project to House to 100,000 refugees on the island, according to the Minister against 2019 are completed.

The plan is not uncontroversial. Critics claim that the island is virtually uninhabitable. So it runs in the rain time regularly under water. Pirates are also active in the area. However, accepted a Government Commission led by Prime Minister Hasina the plan.

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