If in 2009 a passenger ship MV Dumai Express sank in the waters of Takong Hiu, Karimun regency and caused dozens of people dead. This time a ship carrying Indonesian workers or manpower to Malaysia have also drowned.
Information gathered from various sources which the boat that made from wooden sank in Tanjung Ayam waters, Johor, Malaysia on Wednesday (1/6).
The number of Indonesian workers who were killed in the accident as many as seven people from a total of 24 passengers.
Site kepri.antaranews.com preach, Malaysian police are searching for victims, yesterday (5/6) found six bodies and were evacuated to Kota Tinggi Hospital in Johor, having previously also found an identified named Jumagin from Gandusari District, Trenggalek, East Java, according to national identity is found in his pocket.
Meanwhile, six other bodies still in the process of identifying the hospitals in Johor, Malaysia.
Freighter sinking Indonesian workers were known due to bad weather. The ship is about to set sail for Malaysia and bring it intercepted the illegal labor winds and big waves so upside down and drowning 24 passengers on it.
17 passengers who survived was adrift at sea for seven hours after officers eventually rescued Malaysia and fishermen.
Events of the sinking of the ship transporting illegal labor that reminds us of the same event a few years ago.
It's just a sinking ship at that time was about to repatriate illegal workers from Malaysia to Indonesia with over waters of Tanjung Balai Karimun.
Dozens of passengers drowned after a hit by big waves in the waters of Takong Hiu, near Hiu Kecil Island, Tanjung Balai Karimun.
The government is supposed to tighten supervision on illegal workers sent to Malaysia for ignoring the safety of shipping, one of which uses a life jacket or other safety equipment. (kepri online daily/kabar kepri)