6 foreigners comprising 3 men and 3 women were apprehended for immigration offences. They were detained in 'Operasi Pumpung' conducted by the Department of Immigration and National Registration's Law Enforcement Section at two separate locations in Mukim Gadong and Mukim Kota Batu.
All suspects were brought to the Department of Immigration and National Registration for further investigation and action. 2 of the detained were listed under the Runaway Employee list. While the rest failed to produce any valid document.
In Belait District, 2 special passes were issued to 2 foreigners for further investigation and action in a similar operation at a restaurant and a sundry shop in Jalan Jaya Negara, Kuala Belait. Meanwhile, their employer was issued a Summon Letter for further investigation and action. Another male foreigner was detained for further action after he failed to produce any valid document.
Any information on immigration offenders can be directed to Department of Immigration and National Registration at 8734888 or 8753888.
Source: Radio Television Brunei