Major General Talal Marafi, Director General of the Residence Affairs Department at the Ministry of interior said the Assistant Undersecretary for Passports and Nationality Affairs, Major General Mazen Al-Jarrah has given instructions that each Kuwaiti family can sponsor only one Bangladeshi house help provided the family meets the conditions.
Marafi added the family should not exceed the number of domestic helpers under their sponsorship, provide accommodation and the person to be employed must have a clean record.
Marafi also said strict measures were taken this year for issuing visit visas. No visas were issued to people with marginal professions to reduce the phenomenon of begging.
Source: Arab Times