Published: Saturday March 16, 2013 MYT 2:08:00 PM
Lahad Datu: Indonesian workers in affected areas moved to safer ground
LAHAD DATU: The 193 Indonesian workers in the Felda Sahabat areas affected by Ops Daulat have been moved to safer ground.
The Indonesian consul general in Kota Kinabalu, Soepeno Sahid, said all of them were in good condition and had not asked to be sent home.
"I am satisfied with the fast action taken by the Malaysian government in handling the Lahad Datu crisis and in evacuation of our nationals following the incident," he said at a press conference at the media center at Felda Sahabat.
"We will be visiting them on Saturday and will provide assistance in forms of essential items through Felda's management," he added.
He said there were a total of 10,045 Indonesian nationals working in Felda Sahabat.