224 LABOUR LAW VIOLATORS ARRESTED, 323 DEPORTED

The weekly report of the Ministry of Manpower’s joint inspection team has stated that 224 Labour Law violators were arrested from January 4 to 10.

The number includes 181 commercial workers, 17 farm workers and 26 housemaids and their equivalents.

Of the 208 workers arrested during inspections, 95 workers had been declared absconding, 84 did not have valid work documents and 29 were found violating other provisions of the law.

The highest number of violators were registered in Dakhliyah, followed by Muscat (65). MoM also deported 323 workers during the same period. 102 infiltrators held

As many as 102 infiltrators of various nationalities have been arrested from various wilayats by security agencies. Also, 22 infiltrators caught earlier were deported.

SOURCE: MUSCAT DAILY