Medevac refugees petition government to release detainees from hotels

Alex Crowe
By Alex Crowe
March 6 2021 - 6:00pm
Thanush Selvarasa and Ramsiyar Sabanayagam endured indefinite detention for seeking asylum to avoid war. They are hoping to start a new life in Australia. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

Finally free after several years detained on Manus Island and then in Melbourne, Thanush Selvarasa and Ramsiyar Saban have called on the government to end the suffering of others detained in hotels in Australia.

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Alex Crowe

Alex Crowe

Science and Environment Reporter

Alex covers science and environment issues, with a focus on local Canberra stories. alex.crowe@austcommunitymedia.com.au