On 24 April 2019, the National Preventive Mechanism (NPM) team monitored the forced removal process of a citizens of the People's Republic of China. During short period of time, they were accommodated at the Padinska Skela Reception Center for Foreigners and left the Republic of Serbia with a flight from "Nikola Tesla" Airport Belgrade.

This was the first monitoring of the forced return that NPM had made since the enforcement of the new Law on Foreigners, which regulates the obligation for the NPM to monitor the procedure of the forced removal of foreigners.