Foreigner nabbed for immigration violation

Lyna Mohamad

Kuala Belait Immigration Enforcement Section officers apprehended a foreign man during an inspection operation codenamed Ops Langis. He will be interrogated under the Immigration Act and Regulations, Chapter 17.

Ops Langis JIPK 17/2021 found the foreigner in Pandan Area, Kuala Belait violating immigration Regulation 15(2) of not working with the original employer.

The operation was conducted by five immigration enforcement officers led by its senior immigration officer.

Immigration and National Registration Department’s Enforcement Section in Kuala Belait Chief Immigration Officer said the department will increase enforcement activities through monitoring, operations and inspections.

The operations are carried out individually or jointly with other law enforcement agencies. The department welcomes public tip-off on immigration offenders. Information and informer’s details are treated with strict confidentiality.

Ops Langis underway. PHOTO: INRD