Andaman Chronicle

The Daily Diary of the Islands

65 Foreign Nationals Found at South Creek, Hut Bay

Port Blair, Aug. 1: As many as 65 foreign nationals were spotted at South Creek in Hut Bay, Little Andaman Island couple of days ago. Sources inform that upon receiving information, a special team of A&N Police was sent to South Creek to shift the foreign nationals to Port Blair.

While initial reports said that the 65 foreign nationals were from Myanmar, latest report indicated that they are Sri Lankans. All the 65 have been rescued from South Creek and shifted to Hut Bay at present. It is also assumed that the case is of human trafficking. Official report in this matter is awaited.