BND100 fine for litterbug

Daniel Lim

The Enforcement Division of the Kuala Belait and Seria Municipal Board issued a BND100 fine to an individual for littering yesterday.

How Chee Wan, residing at Jalan Setia Pahlawan, Kuala Belait was found irresponsibly disposing cigarette butts, a violation of the Minor Offences Act, Chapter 30, Section 12 (1)(a).

How was given seven days to settle the fine, failing which he will be handed a further BND1,000 fine or a month’s imprisonment.

Subsequent offences will see BND3,000 fine or imprisonment of no more than three months.

To lodge reports, contact the Enforcement Division’s hotline at 8896108.