Maldives Police Service announced on Tuesday they are searching for 11 migrant workers who have fled quarantine facilities.
The police have released the identified of the 11 migrant workers, and stated that all 11 migrant workers are undocumented, and fled quarantine facilities to avoid being deported.
All 11 workers are Bangladeshi nationals. They are:
The police have contacted anyone which information regarding the whereabouts of the 11 workers to contact the General Investigations Department at 9631696.
Many migrant workers living in congested labor quarters in Male’ City have been moved to quarantine facilities in light of the coronavirus outbreak in the capital. Thousands of migrant workers who wished to return to their home country or were found to be undocumented have been repatriated.