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Mayotte: 190 illegal immigrants intercepted in eight boats

Boating the Mayotte gendarmerie brigade and the French Navy intercepted yesterday Thursday, in the North and South of the island of perfumes, seven boats of type kwassa-kwassa with 173 illegal immigrants on board from the island of Anjouan.

An eighth boat coming to land in Petite-Terre has been localized and Pamandzi gendarmes have arrested on the spot 17 illegal immigrants.

All the arrested illegal immigrants then underwent a medical examination for a rapid health assessment, until the authorities committed against them an administrative procedure for escort to the border.
Involved smugglers have been placed in custody by the police for interrogation, according to the journal of Mayotte.

Assani Badrudin

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