The Financial Express

Saudi Arabia deports 109 more Bangladeshi workers

Published: January 17, 2020 13:48:56 | Updated: January 18, 2020 09:56:21

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Some 109 more Bangladeshi workers have been sent back to the country from Saudi Arabia.

A flight of Saudi Airlines- SV-804 carrying 109 Bangladeshi workers landed at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka around 11:20 pm.

With the fresh deport, a total of 1,610 Bangladeshi workers were sent back in past 16 days of the month, reports UNB.

Brac Migration Programme with the assistance of Expatriate Welfare Desk provided all the emergency aids to the workers.

Shariful Hasan, programme head of Brac Migration Programme said in 2019 a total of 24,789 Bangladeshis were deported from Saudi Arabia and almost all of them returned empty handed.

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