India has sent 53 tonnes of relief materials to Bangladesh for Rohingya Muslim refugees from Myanmar, who poured into this country following the ethnic violence in the neighboring Buddhist-majority nation.
Most of those fleeing have ended up in camps in the Bangladeshi district of Cox's Bazar, which already had hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees who had fled prior rounds of violence in Myanmar.
Singh also said that India would not violate any worldwide law by deporting Rohingyas, as it was not a signatory to the UN Refugees Convention 1951. The government says there is no such ethnicity as Rohingya and that they are Bengalis who illegally migrated to Burma from Bangladesh.
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Biswas said the VHP and Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, would be submitting a report to the home ministry demanding a new policy that would be allowing Hindu refugees from Myanmar and Bangladesh to seek asylum in India.
A United Nations official said an estimated US$200 million (S$270 million) would be needed to help the refugees in Bangladesh for six months. Were we to expel them to Bangladesh from where they came, we will not be endangering this Muslim population which Myanmar identifies as Bengalis, to persecution.
As of Friday, Lazismu has collected Rp 14 billion (US$1 million) in donations for the Rohingya, the philanthropic group's president director, Andar Nubowo, said.
The conflict in Myanmar erupted on August 25, after a militant Muslim group attacked army security posts in the country's west coast state of Rakhine.
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The NHRC recently issued a notice to the Centre over its plan to deport Rohingya living in various parts of India.
Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi avoided using the term Rohingya during her Tuesday address to the UN General Assembly and failed to offer any concrete way out of the crisis.
The West Bengal State Commission for Protection of Child Rights has filed a PIL in Supreme Court against deportation of Rohingya children lodged in correctional homes and state-run homes.of the state. The Government of India will in no way compromise with the security of its people, he said adding External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has repeatedly said the issue should be solved diplomatically.
Addressing the UN General Assembly in NY on Thursday she urged the UN secretary general to immediately send there a "Fact-Finding Mission" and suggested several other steps to stop the ethnic cleansing.
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