A local man, Muhammad Raimi Bin Hj Muhammad Hamdil'lah, aged 24, was sentenced to 27 months imprisonment by the Bandar Seri Begawan Magistrate's Court after failing to settle a fine amounting to $298,000 for an offence under the Excise Order 2006.
The offender possessed 152 cartons and 8 packs of cigarettes of various brands. He was detained by the Kuala Lurah Customs Control Post Officers on last Tuesday at the Kuala Lurah Customs Control Post. All contraband were seized to be destroyed.
Source: Radio Television Brunei