“The Rohingyas will be brought to the transit camp in phases. After proper inspection, all registered families will be sent to their respective camps. A decision on the unregistered ones will be taken soon,” he said.
Some 2,970 Rohingyas of 558 families took shelter in Tumbru following the ongoing conflict between two armed organisations of the Rohingyas at the zero line of Tumbru border, the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (Arsa) and the Rohingya Solidarity Organisation (RSO).
The Rohingya camp in Naikhongchhari upazila of Bandarban caught fire on 18 January after gunshots were fired throughout the day between the armed organisations.