Dead body of illegal Thai worker found on mountain in South Korea

A South Korean employer was arrested for concealing the death of an unlawful Thai employee and leaving his dead physique on a mountain. Studies show of the dying is underneath investigation. The South Korean police consider the man died of a well being issue as his accommodation was unhygienic.
The useless physique of the 67 year old Thai man named Boonchu, who labored illegally in South Korea, was discovered on a mountain in Pocheon metropolis in the Gyeonggi province. The spot was about 200 meters from a pig farm the place Boonchu labored and lived.
South Korean law enforcement officials found a tractor automobile belonging to Boonchu’s employer, a 60 year old South Korean man named Kim, about a hundred meters away from his physique.
According to a report from a Thai Facebook page, Poetry of B*tch, Boonchu’s wife, who lives in Thailand, had not been capable of contact her husband since March 1 and requested Thai folks in South Korea to examine on him at Kim’s farm.
A group of Thai people in the country contacted Kim on March three to ask about Boonchu. Kim claimed he did not know where Boonchu was, suggesting he may have escaped or been arrested by police.
The group did not believe Kim’s declare was believable due to Boonchu’s hardworking and trustworthy nature. Boonchu had worked on the farm for 10 years. He solely centered on work, and never travelled or consumed alcohol. He earned 2 million gained (53,000 baht) per 30 days and gave most of his income to his wife in Thailand. He deliberate to journey back to Thailand in April.
The Boonchu’s Thai pals decided to visit the farm the subsequent day to search for him, however Kim didn’t allow them to in. So, they filed a grievance with the police saying that Boonchu was lacking.
The police thought Boonchu had been arrested due to the critical suppression of illegal workers in the country. However, his name didn’t appear on the arrest historical past. An investigation at Kim’s farm began and officers found Boonchu’s useless physique on the mountain.
According to Kim, he found Boonchu useless within the barn at the farm. He was afraid of prosecution for hiring illegal staff, so he took the lifeless physique to the mountain with a tractor and left the body there.
Police reported the preliminary investigation’s end result found there was no trace of homicide and the cause of the dying would be officially announced after the post-mortem, which would take about two to a few weeks.
It is suspected that Boonchu died because of a congenital disease or different well being points exacerbated by his unsanitary residing situations. Boonchu had been residing in a 3×3-meter room, half of it was a kitchen, for 10 years. His room was located next to a pig pen and was exposed to toxic gases from pig waste.
Illegal Thai staff in South Korea are generally identified as Little Ghosts among Thai individuals. The South Korean Immigration Office reported firstly of February that one hundred,000 Thai folks had been working illegally in the nation.
Government spokesperson Ratchada Thanadirek urged the little ghosts to return to Thailand because the immigration measures in the nation would get more serious. Ratchada introduced that Thai staff may return to their house country without punishment and a 30 million received (800,000 baht) nice in the occasion that they travelled before February 28.
The authorities additionally suggested Thai people who desired to work in South Korea go through the legal processes, because the unlawful workers have been unable to access any insurance coverage or benefits and earned very low wages..

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