Price Charged to Sri Lankans to be Smuggled into the UK

Authorities in the United Kingdom broke up a human smuggling ring that was moving people from Sri Lanka into the country.

The human smuggling ring was charging each Sri Lankan up to $6,825 (£4,500) to be smuggled illegally into the United Kingdom.

Source:  “Arrests made in illegal immigrant smuggling raid,” BBC News, May 22, 2013.