By: Huang Li-yun and Joseph Yeh
In the period April 1 to June 30, a total of 7,617 people with expired visas were identified by law enforcement agencies, and 4,443 of them were granted amnesty under the "Expanded Overstayers Voluntary Departure Program," the NIA said.
The other 3,174 were found and detained by law enforcement, the NIA said in a press release.
Among the 7,617, Vietnamese and Indonesians made up the majority, at 2,075 and 1,519, respectively, the NIA said, adding that none of the overstayers had tested positive for COVID-19. [FULL STORY]