Island focus: Dozens of foreigners found starving
The Rupat Police are sheltering 42 Bangladeshi nationals who were found stranded at an oil palm plantation owned by PT Marita Jaya on Rupat Island, Bengkalis regency. The Riau Police alleged they were left behind by a smuggler.
The foreign nationals told the police they entered Indonesia on a flight from Singapore. After arriving in Pekanbaru, they traveled to Dumai in five rental cars, Ria…