Early end to migrants’ contracts leaves many owing large sums to recruiters and unable to support their families
Thousands of poorly paid migrant workers in Qatar are being forced to return home before the World Cup, leaving many fearing they will be left jobless, unable to support their families and deep in debt.
In some cases, workers say they have been sent back before the end of their contracts or without receiving their full salary or allowances.
Written by Pete Pattisson in Doha
This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2022/sep/22/migrant-workers-in-qatar-left-in-debt-after-being-ordered-home-before-world-cup-starts under the title “Migrant workers in Qatar left in debt after being ordered home before World Cup starts”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.