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300,000 face deportation as NV ends

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More than 300,000 immigrant workers will be deported after the nationality verification (NV) deadline ended on Friday last week. 

Pravit Khiengpol, chief of the Department of Employment, said migrant workers who failed to apply for NV by the deadline are now required to report to immigration offices at border provinces to be deported.

Of those facing deportation, 150,000 are Cambodians, 99,000 are Lao and 60,000 are Myanmar, he said.

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