“I have been so scared since that experience. I have stopped going out at night,” said the Indonesian who’s studying here.
She also claimed to have lost 10kg and clumps of hair due to trauma following the incident.
Ashanti, 21, and Eshe, 26, from Zambia and Zimbabwe (the names of these legitimate students have been changed to protect their identities) were recently detained for four days despite having their iKad.
Ashanti’s friend later brought her passport but they still refused to let her leave.
“We slept on a dirty floor and barely had water to drink.
“It was traumatising. They took my prints and mugshot but I’m not criminal.”