Personnel from the Residence Affairs Department have arrested a five-man gang for harboring violators of residence law, reports Al-Rai daily. The daily added, the gang members are accused of harboring absconding maids and those violating the residence and labor laws.
The authorities have also taken into custody an unidentified Asian pimp and an Ethiopian maid for running an illusory maids recruiting office. The suspects were arrested after Director of the department Brigadier Saud Al-Khedr received a tip-off on the activity of the suspects who were operating from Amghara. All those arrested have been referred to the concerned authorities.