Update: 16:35 | 20/07/2020
(BGO) – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DoFA) in Bac Giang province on July 14 received the letter from Nguyen Thai Trong in Diem Ren hamlet, Truong Son commune, Luc Nam district requesting the local authority to instruct, support and facilitate to repatriate his relative who is now working under contract in Japan.
The residence card of Vietnamese in Japan.
In late February 2020, the bad health condition did not allow Oanh to work any more, thus she contacted Vietnamese Embassy in Japan to request the support and protection.
Now, she lives in miserable condition in Japan (no shelter, no job, expired visa on June 19, 2020, poor health condition with osteoarthritis due to heavy work).
Otherwise, family of Nguyen Thai Trong in Bac Giang province live in poor circumstance. His father in law passed away in June 2019, his mother in law currently suffers from chronic disease while his small children need their mother’s care.
After receiving Trong’s request, the provincial DoFA submitted document to the Consular Department and relevant agencies to have early measures to support citizen Nguyen Thi Oanh to repatriate hometown as the family desire.