51 Chinese nationals charged with illegal gambling, online cheating

MELAKA (Bernama) — A total of 22 Chinese nationals were sentenced to a month’s jail and fined RM20,000 each, in default two months’ jail, by the Magistrate’s Court yesterday for turning and managing a residential place into a common gaming house. Magistrate Muhammad Nazrin Ali Rahim handed down the sentence after all of them pleaded guilty to the charge, which was read out to them in Mandarin. They were charged with committing the offence at Taman Kota Bendahari, Klebang Besar between 4pm and 4.10pm on November 19.  More details in Friday’s Borneo Bulletin