Minor Offences Act

A company and three individuals were issued compound fines for offences under the Minor Offences Act, Chapter 30 which is throwing construction waste materials and cigarette butts at the Batu Bersurat Gadong and Bandar Seri Begawan areas.

 

Syarikat AHM Areebah Enterprise was issued a five hundred dollar compound fine. Meanwhile three foreign nationals, two Bangladeshis and an Indian were fined one hundred dollars each. The company and individuals are required to pay the compound fines within 7 days. Failure to do so may result in the case being brought to court. The first offence can bring about a fine of one thousand dollars while the second and subsequent offences, can be fined three thousand dollars and imprisonment not exceeding three months.

 

 

Source: Radio Television Brunei