Forgery lands government clerk behind bars

A government clerk was sentenced to two years’ imprisonment by the Intermediate Court on Saturday, for forging Department of Electrical Services’ (DES) documents. Despite Haji Alias bin Haji Md Ali’s instant guilty pleas, Judge Pengiran Hajah Norismayanti binti Pengiran Haji Ismail noticed his lack of remorse and took a deterrent stance on deciding the sentence. More details in Monday’s Borneo Bulletin.