According to index.hu, 17 children crossed the green border with the biggest group, consisting of Afghan citizens.
Szabolcs Szenti, spokesman of Csongrad County Police Headquarters said the biggest group – which consisted 98 Afghan citizens – crossed the green border illegally near Asotthalom, 17 of them were children.
In the evening, on the M5 highway, a Serbian human smuggler was caught close to the Roszke crossing point. Four Syrian and two Iraqi citizens traveled in his car with an Italian license plate, indeex.hu said.
Criminal proceedings have launched against the Serbian man due to reasonable suspicion of human-trafficking. Immigration proceedings have launched against the invaders.
On Sunday, 490 people were caught due to illegal border crossing in the country; criminal proceedings have been launched against two people due to falsification of public documents, against four people due to people-smuggling, MTI said.