Bangladesh Refugee Commissioner Mahbub Alam Talukder, has said that the Rohingyas will be relocated to the Bhashan Char Island in Bangladesh.
- The Bhashan Char is an uninhabited island in South-East Bangladesh.
- Bhashan Char island is located on the mouth of the river Meghna and was formed about two decades ago.
- The relocation camp built at Bhashan Char will accommodate about 1lakh people and has the facilities of warehouse, embankment, etc.
- Rohingya are an ethnic group (largely Muslims), who moved to certain parts of India and Bangladesh from Myanmar, where they are classified as resident foreigners or as associate citizens.