120,000 illegal expatriates in Kuwait City
About 120,000 expatriates are believed to be staying in the country illegally and according to the Ministry of Interior, efforts are underway to reduce their numbers.
The Interior Ministry said some of the violators have failed to renew their residence permits for various reasons while others
who came on visit visas have not left the country.
However, the ministry added, efforts are underway to arrest them through security campaigns and other methods.
Deportation department has deported 620 violators, including 18 women, in the past few days.