More than 120 Sri Lankans were discovered aboard a rusted tanker ship off Malaysia, as authorities busted an international smuggling ring. Photo: AP

Rusty people-smuggling ship carrying 127 Sri Lankans busted on route to Australia, New Zealand

Authorities arrested 16 people involved in an ‘international network’ of traffickers, which had been operating since the middle of last year

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More than 120 Sri Lankans were discovered aboard a rusted tanker ship off Malaysia, as authorities busted an international smuggling ring. Photo: AP
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