| James Kon |
THE Enforcement Unit of the Tutong District Office recently issued compound fines of BND200 on Perusahawaan Nasa Sdn Bhd at Kampong
Bukit Sibut, Tanjong Maya, Tutong District after the company was found to have violated the Minor Offences Act Chapter 30 Section 12 (1) (a) by discarding rubbish outside of its premises.
The company was given seven days to settle the fine, in which failing to do so will result in a further fine of BND1,000 or one month imprisonment for first-time offenders. For repeat offenders, the penalty is a BND3,000 fine or imprisonment of up to three months.
The public and businesses are reminded to always maintain cleanliness of the surroundings.
The personnel of the Enforcement Unit of the Tutong District Office will continue to carry out observation from time to time to make sure that the Minor Offences Act is always being adhered to and ensuring that the surrounding environments of the Tutong District are always clean.