KANUBARI, May 15: Problem of illegal migrants in parts of the country has been increasing each day, in one such instances that occurred in Arunachal Pradesh, 14 persons were arrested by the police from various workplace on Tuesday after they failed to produce inner line permits (ILP).
The checking drive was carried out by a team of police from the Kanubari police station, headed by SI RK Rai, following an order issued by Kanubari ADC T Mize on the advice of the DC to check illegal migrants.
Informing that similar drives will be carried out from time to time, Mize cautioned the public, work departments, and contractors to not engage any person without ILP in any work.
87 people without ILP, on 12 May were apprehended and booked under the Bengal Eastern Frontier Regulation Act by the police in Longding.
TNT-The Northeast Today News with inputs from Arunachal Times
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