58-year-old man dies in Assam detention camp for illegal immigrants
Monday, May 13, 2019, 7:29 PM
The family of 58-year-old man who died in a-detention-centre for illegal immigrants in Assam's Tezpur accepted his body hours after police took it to his village in Nagaon as they protested his wrongful confinement. Sonitpur's superintendent of police Kumar Sanjay Krishna said Basudev Biswas was lodged in detention centre in Central Jail in Tezpur after he was declared Bangladeshi by foreigners tribunal in 2015.
Indian Smuggled Foreign Nationals Into US For Years, Gets 10 Years In Jail
Friday, March 15, 2019, 7:16 AM
An Indian national has pleaded guilty to the charges of smuggling Indians as illegal immigrants into the United States. Pleading guilty before a New Jersey court on Thursday, Bhavin Patel, 38, said he did this for private financial gain. He faces a maximum potential sentence of 10 years in prison and a fine of up to USD 250,000. Sentencing is scheduled for July 9.