Klang-based cleaning company raided, 51 workers rescued

Alyaa Alhadjri

Modified 17 Dec 2019, 12:14 pm

  • UPDATED 8.15pm | Added comments from Klang Utara district police chief Nurulhuda Mohd Salleh.

A Klang-based cleaning services company was raided today, several weeks after a group of its former employees raised their alleged exploitation to international migrant workers' rights NGO, Migrant Care.

Sources told Malaysiakini the multi-agency raid comprised Anti-Trafficking in Persons and Anti-Smuggling of Migrants Council (Mapo), the Immigration Department, police from the Klang Utara district station as well as Labour Department officers from Putrajaya and Selangor...

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