Suspect in trafficking of illegal migrants from Myanmar arrested in Songkhla

Hat Yai Junction railway station in Hat Yai City, Songkhla

Hat Yai Junction railway station in Hat Yai City, Songkhla. Photo: Fuwuyuan. CC BY-SA 4.0.




A Thai man, alleged to be a key coordinator in the commercial trafficking of illegal migrants from Myanmar into southern Thailand, has been apprehended by immigration officials in the southern province of Songkhla.

28-year-old “Arnat”, was charged with providing shelter, aid and facilitation in the smuggling of illegal migrant workers into Thailand, working with a human trafficking gang in Myanmar.

Full story: thaipbsworld.com

By Thai PBS World



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