166 Myanmar citizens fly back home from Malaysia

Myanmar returnees from abroad are queuing for immigration process at Yangon International Airport on 5 August.  Photo: MNA
Myanmar returnees from abroad are queuing for immigration process at Yangon International Airport on 5 August.  Photo: MNA

A relief flight of Myanmar Airways International (MAI) landed at the Yangon International Airport yesterday night, bringing back a total of 166 Myanmar citizens who were stranded in Malaysia. The Ministry of Labour, Immigration and Population, the Ministry of Health and Sports, and local officials helped the returnees for health inspections and arranged for 21-day quarantine. To bring back the Myanmar citizens who are stranded in foreign countries in relief flight and chartered flight in accordance with the instructions of National-Level Central Committee on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs cooperated with the relevant ministries and Myanmar embassies from respective countries.
The Myanmar Embassy in Kuala Lumpur cooperates with the relevant organizations of Malaysia in accordance with the instructions of Ministry of Foreign Affairs to send back the undocumented Myanmar nationals and those who are detained at cells in relief flights.—MNA (Translated by  Khine Thazin Han)

Share this post

Comments

Hot News
Hot News