Muscat: Police Command of Dhofar Governorate arrested 140 workers from Asian nationalities for violating Labour Laws.
An official from Royal Police of Oman (ROP) added that the Police Command of Dhofar Governorate and Police Command of South Al Batinah governorate in collaboration with Ministry of Manpower raided numbers of housing after receiving information about the violators and arrested 101 workers from Salalah and 39 from Saham and Soharin Wilayat of Sohar and Saham.
He also added these raids are part of ROP's efforts to curb the number of illegal residents in the Sultanate.
The ROP has referred all violators to the concerned agencies in the Sultanate for further investigation. An official stressed the need for implementing all laws issued from the concerned agencies and urged citizens and residents for more cooperation by giving notifying about the violators through emergency numbers 9999.