Mastermind unhurried illegal immigrants’ entry into Sarawak detained
KUCHING: The Immigration Department arrested a particular person is called ‘Pak Itam’, who is believed to be the mastermind unhurried the influx of illegal immigrants into the yell, early the old day morning.
Sarawak Immigration director Datuk Ken Leben (pix) said the old day that the suspect modified into detained along with two Indonesians in a van, which modified into stopped by the department’s Snappy Response Group (QRT), in Bintulu, 515km north from here, at about 1.30am.
“In conserving with the info from the arrest, it modified into chanced on that ‘Pak Itam’ is the mastermind unhurried the influx of illegal immigrants into the yell,” he said within the statement.
He added that the case modified into connected to the arrest of illegal immigrants in Jalan Lundu, in southern Sarawak on Nov 18.
Following the arrest of the mastermind, he said the Immigration QRT then raided a dwelling in Jalan Sibiyu, Bintulu and nabbed 12 Indonesians who’re believed to thrill in entered the yell illegally.
He said the detainees, who delight in been believed to thrill in been brought into Sarawak by the main suspect, had wonderful arrived at the premises a few hours sooner than the raid.
The case is being investigated under the Immigration Act 1959/63.-Bernama