Suhakam to send team to Sg Bakap immigration depot over riots


Kalidevi Mogan Kumarappa

The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia is urging the Immigration Department to allow the UN refugee commission to meet re-arrested Rohingya detainees who escaped the Sg Bakap detention centre yesterday. – PDRM pic, April 21, 2022.

THE Human Rights Commission Malaysia (Suhakam) will send a team to the Sg Bakap Immigration Depot near Bandar Baharu, Kedah, to investigate what had actually happened with the detainees there.

“We will send a team there in the near future to investigate the incident,” Suhakam commissioner Jerald Joseph told The Malaysian Insight.


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