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24 Nov 2022

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Oman human trafficking ring : Two more arrested

The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) today arrested two more suspects in connection to the human trafficking ring involving Sri Lankan female migrant workers in Oman.

The Police said the arrested suspects are foreign employment agents and had been nabbed in Badulla and Kurunegala...

A total of three suspects, including the Chief suspect involved in the racket, have been arrested and are remanded.

Meanwhile, the third officer of the Sri Lankan Embassy in Oman who is accused of being involved in the human trafficking ring has been interdicted...

The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Oman said that currently around 90 Sri Lankan female domestic workers are stranded in Oman seeking repatriation assistance.