More than 200 deportees arrive in Zambo PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 25 March 2017 11:58

More than 200 deportees arrived at the Zamboanga seaport last Wednesday.

According to Department of Social Welfare and Development data, the arrival includes 220 deportees from Sandakan in Malaysia.

Of the 220 deportees, 174 are men.

One female passenger arrived sick with Tuberculosis, according to a Department of Health staff member.

The passenger was checked before being allowed to go home.

Meanwhle, the other travellers were brought to the DSWD Processing Center in barangay Mampang for the requisite processing. (Liza Jocson)