The Uttar Pradesh Police believes that over 9,000 suspected Rohingya have been living illegally in various districts across the state after sneaking in through northeastern states.
The Uttar Pradesh ATS has arrested two Rohingya from Ballia district.
It further mentioned that illegal foreigners are to be kept in the Detention Centre till their deportation as per law.
Myanmar, currently ruled by a military junta that seized power in 2021, had argued that Gambia, which brought the suit, had no standing to do so at the top UN court, formally known as the International Court of Justice (ICJ).
In a more serious charge, BJP has objected to a "sudden spike" in new voter registration which is being linked to cross-border illegal infiltration.
Making a startling revelation, Swapan Dasgupta said that the saffron party was informed a day before the attack about the refugee community's involvement.
While human rights groups acknowledge there are criminal elements among some of the Rohingya refugees, they have urged authorities to thoroughly investigate such cases.
The Dhaka Tribune said the ship was packed with nearly 500 Rohingya.