Price of human smuggling from Sri Lanka to Australia

Police in Colombo, Sri Lanka broke up a human smuggling ring in the country that was smuggling people into Australia. The operators of the ring were charging people $1,500 (200,000 Sri Lanka Rupees) to be smuggled into Australia through a fishing boat.

Click here to see other prices paid by migrants attempting to be illegally smuggled into a country.

Source:  “Sri Lanka police arrest 113 asylum seekers trying to migrate to Australia,” Colombo Page ,May 28, 2012.