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9 Suspected Rohingyas, Trafficker Detained at Guwahati Railway Station

Guwahati: Nine suspected Rohingya migrants were detained, along with an alleged Indian trafficker, from a train at Guwahati Railway Station in Assam on Sunday (July 25), Government Railway Police sources said. The development comes a day after 15 suspected Rohingyas were apprehended at Badarpur Railway Station in Karimganj district. ALSO READ: Kargil Vijay Diwas: PM Narendra… Continue reading 9 Suspected Rohingyas, Trafficker Detained at Guwahati Railway Station

Suspect was arrested by the police.(Representational Image: ANI)
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Guwahati: Nine suspected Rohingya migrants were detained, along with an alleged Indian trafficker, from a train at Guwahati Railway Station in Assam on Sunday (July 25), Government Railway Police sources said.

The development comes a day after 15 suspected Rohingyas were apprehended at Badarpur Railway Station in Karimganj district.

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The detainees, including a child, had boarded the Agartala-Deodhar Express at Badarpur Railway Station and claimed to be on way to Kashmir.

The suspected trafficker was allegedly taking them to work as labourers in Kashmir.

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“The nine people are claiming to be Rohingya migrants. We are questioning them for further details,” one of the sources said.