Two Rohingyas have been killed and more than 10 injured in sporadic clashes at Kutupalong Rohingya camp in the early hours of Sunday in Cox’s Bazar’s.
The deceased has been identified as Imam Sharif (30) and Shamsul Alam (28).
The incident took place between block D and block E of the Kutupalong camp in Ukhiya upazila over establishing supremacy.
Inspector Yasin Faruk of the Armed Police Battalion, on duty at the Rohingya camp, said a group from the registered Rohingya camps were in disputes over establishing supremacy with a group from the unregistered camps.
“In this continuity, the clashes took place in the early hours of Sunday. Previously on September 30, a similar incident had taken place, in which 15 people were injured.
Ukhiya police station Officer-in-Charge Gazi Salauddin said that additional troops were deployed in the spot. Currently the situation is under control. The bodies were sent to Cox’s Bazar Sadar Hospital morgue for autopsy. Legal actions are being taken in this regard.