THE SLORC’S RELOCATION CAMP AT BO KA HTA

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THE SLORC’S RELOCATION CAMP AT BO KA HTA

Published date:
Saturday, October 31, 1992

The following report from Ler Doh Township, Nyaunglebin Province, was given by a Karen Baptist pastor who has witnessed firsthand the conditions at Bo Ka Hta forced relocation camp, which include ongoing demands for forced labour such as portering, violent abuse of villagers suspected of having contact with ethnic armed group, restrictions on the freedom of movement, arbitray arrest, and theft and looting of villagers' food supplies, compromising their ability to secure enough food for their families.