Street in Samut Prakan province

‘Wanted’ Rohingya trafficker arrested in Samut Prakan after 7 years in hiding

A 54-year-old southern man accused of trafficking illegal Rohingya migrants through Thailand to employers in Malaysia has been arrested after seven years on the run.

Sa-ard Udomsilp, aka Bang Ae, a native of Songkhla’s Sadao district, which borders Malaysia, was arrested at a tea shop on Pradit Samosorn Road off Thepharak Road in tambon Muang Mai of Muang district, Samut Prakan, on Thursday.

Full story: Bangkok Post

Wassayos Ngamkham


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