Rohingya migrant dies day after coming ashore in Indonesia

A woman who was among nearly 300 members of Myanmar’s persecuted ethnic Rohingya minority who landed in Indonesia’s Aceh province this week after months at sea has died, an official said Wednesday.The group – 181 women, 102 men and 14 children – were sheltered in a government facility after they came ashore on a wooden boat in the town of Lhokseumawe after seven months at sea on Monday.Two of them were immediately hospitalized but discharged after their conditions improved.Head of the social affairs department in Lhokseumawe, Ridwan Jalil, said one of them had died overnight, identifying the d…

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