Six foreigners detained for immigration offences

Rokiah Mahmud

Six foreign nationals detained during the Ops Pumpung JIPK 160/2020 operation at the new housing project in Sungai Liang, Belait District on Tuesday are being investigated under the Immigration Act and Regulation, Chapter 17.

Three had violated Regulation 15(3) for not working according to the designated position in their work pass while others were detained for failing to produce a valid Immigration Pass.

Seven officers from the Law Enforcement Section of the Immigration and National Registration Department (INRD) of Kuala Belait Branch led by the Senior Immigration Officer conducted the operation.

Information can be relayed through INRD hotline at 8734888 / 8753888 for Bandar Seri Begawan or 8984111 for Kuala Belait.