Offence under Minor Offences Act

2 companies were issued compound fines for committing offences under Section 12-1-F-1 of the Minor Offences Act at the Sungai Hanching and Tanah Jambu areas. The offences involved throwing or dumping rubbish at an open area or road side of a public area without permission.

Inter Deco Furnishing Company and Trane Aire Sdn Bhd were issued 5 Hundred dollar fines and were given 7 days to settle the fine. Failure to settle the fine can be prosecuted in court. If found guilty, a fine of one thousand dollars will be imposed for the first offence and 3 thousand dollars and imprisonment of not exceeding 3 months for the second and subsequent offences.

Source: Radio Television Brunei