There are howls of outrage over comments by Kanwaljit Singh Bakshi about students with dodgy visas.
Indian students facing deportation claim they are being treated unfairly by the Government, and are planning to protest.
The students allege their India-based agents used fake documents to obtain their student visas.
Migrant Workers Association spokeswoman Anu Kaloti says National MP Kanwaljit Singh Bakshi likened the students to faulty fridges from China during a radio interview.
“If New Zealand imports fridges from China for example, and those fridges are faulty, New Zealand sends them back to China. Hello, we are talking about real people here – we cannot compare them to items like fridges.” Read more »