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BI legal unit recommends deportation case vs Chinese in ‘taho-throwing’ incident

BI recommends deportation case vs Chinese in 'taho-throwing' incident

Director Guillermo Eleazar, NCRPO chief, talks to Jiale Zhang, a Chinese national detained for throwing taho at a police officer at the Boni Station of MRT 3 in Mandaluyong. (Photo from the NCRPO)

MANILA, Philippines—The Bureau of Immigration’s (BI) Legal Division has recommended the filing of a deportation case against a Chinese woman who was arrested by the Philippine National Police (PNP) on Saturday for throwing soybean curd (taho) to a police officer.

READ: Chinese woman charged for throwing ‘taho’ at MRT cop


“Our Legal Team saw that there was probable cause to file a deportation case against her,” said BI Spokesperson Dana Sandoval.

“The BI can file a case motu proprio, especially since there are photos showing what happened,” she added. /jpv


READ: LOOK: Chinese woman throws taho at cop detailed at MRT

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