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66 more female Bangladeshi workers to return from Saudi Arabia

  • Published at 02:32 pm March 5th, 2019
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File photo of female workers returned from Saudi Arabia at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport Rajib Dhar/Dhaka Tribune

Previously, 90 female workers returned to the country

Sixty-six female Bangladeshi  workers, residing in Saudi Arabia, are set to return to their homeland on Tuesday.

They are returning on the SV 804 flight at 9:20pm. They had been residing at immigration camps in Saudi Arabia and at a safe home which is run by the Bangladesh Embassy.

Twenty-five more women returned to Bangladesh, this morning, from Jeddah.

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The information was confirmed by Head of Brac Migration Program Shariful Hasan. 

Unable to bear barbaric torture at the hands of their employers, 90 Bangladeshi women who worked as domestic help in Saudi Arabia returned home on February 27.

About 182 housemaids came back in January this year, according to Brac.

More than 1,500 women had also returned from Saudi Arabia last year.