Mastermind in the succor of illegal immigrants’ entry into Sarawak detained
KUCHING: The Immigration Division arrested a man acknowledged as ‘Pak Itam’, who is believed to be the mastermind in the succor of the inflow of illegal immigrants into the notify, early the day earlier than at present time morning.
Sarawak Immigration director Datuk Ken Leben (pix) acknowledged the day earlier than at present time that the suspect became detained along with two Indonesians in a van, which became stopped by the department’s Mercurial Response Crew (QRT), in Bintulu, 515km north from right here, at about 1.30am.
“According to the details from the arrest, it became chanced on that ‘Pak Itam’ is the mastermind in the succor of the inflow of illegal immigrants into the notify,” he acknowledged in the commentary.
He added that the case became associated to the arrest of illegal immigrants in Jalan Lundu, in southern Sarawak on Nov 18.
Following the arrest of the mastermind, he acknowledged the Immigration QRT then raided a house in Jalan Sibiyu, Bintulu and nabbed 12 Indonesians who’re believed to enjoy entered the notify illegally.
He acknowledged the detainees, who had been believed to had been brought into Sarawak by the most major suspect, had correct arrived at the premises just a few hours earlier to the raid.
The case is being investigated beneath the Immigration Act 1959/63.-Bernama