Immigration DG confirms raid, expects to arrest 200 undocumented migrants

Low Choon Chyuan

Modified 20 May 2020, 7:00 am

Immigration director-general Khairul Dzaimee Daud has confirmed conducting an operation at PJ Old Town and is expecting to arrest around 200 undocumented migrants.

"Today (the Immigration Department) has conducted an operation to transfer undocumented migrants near the Jalan Othman market.

"We believe there are around 200 undocumented migrants in the area."

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