200 Indians victim of cheating stranded in Saudi Arabia
Around 200 skilled and unskilled laborers from different states of India are stranded in Saudi Arabia after their Bangladeshi employer cheated them. The worker were promised jobs in a plastic factory, but were made to clean toilets. They have appealed to the government of India for help to return home.
Duped by Agents
It has become a serious problem for India to deal with these sorts of situation when people take improper route to go abroad and the ramifications which follow. In the present case, the laborers were recruited for a plastic factory after they paid Rs 80, 000- Rs 1,50,000 to the agents who made arrangements for their travel and ended up in a manpower supplying company managed by two Bangladeshis.
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2013