Myanmar Transfers Illegal Immigrants from Border Areas to Respective Authorities

The government has been focusing on State peace, stability and rule of law. As some foreign nationals are illegally entering and residing in Myanmar through border areas, administrative organizations conduct necessary investigation process and repatriate them to relevant countries under the law. In this regard:

  • Between 9 February and 5 March 2024, the government identified and handed over a total of 2,201 individuals to their respective countries. Those included 1,969 Chinese nationals, 93 Thai nationals, 38 Vietnamese nationals, 33 Indian nationals, and 24 Indonesian nationals.
  • Between 5 October 2023 and 5 March 2024, a total of 52,820 foreign nationals, Chinese nationals constitute the majority at 50,772, have been verified, and transferred systematically to the authorities.

The government will continue the process of screening and repatriation for foreign nationals who have illegally entered and resided in the border areas, it is reported.

Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar (6-3-2024)

 

  • Between 5 October 2023 and 5 March 2024, a total of 52,820 foreign nationals, including 50,772 Chinese nationals, have been verified, and transferred systematically to the authorities.
engdate: 
Wednesday, March 6, 2024 - 17:15
month: 
March, 2024