#RohingyaRefugees

8 April.Jammu
Advocate Prashant Bhushan, who had appeared in the ruling for the petitioner, said that the community was subjected to horrific abuse back in Myanmar. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • The apex court made the ruling while responding to a plea
  • The plea sought to restrain the Centre from deporting  the refugees
  • In recent years, large number of Rohingya refugees have made their way from Myanmar to Bangladesh and India

23 March.Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh
Thick columns of smoke could be seen billowing from blazing shanties in video shared on social media. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • A big fire in a Rohingya refugee camp in Bangladesh has forced at least 50,000 people to flee
  • Officials said the latest blaze appeared to have started on Monday in one of the 34 camps
  • Hundreds of firefighters and aid workers battled the flames and pulled refugees to safety