Two fined for littering

Daniel Lim

The Enforcement Division of the Kuala Belait and Seria Municipal Board issued fines totalling BND100 each on two individuals for littering yesterday.

Muhammad Jazlan bin Abdullah Sulong @ Japlin bin Sulong and Muhammad Amirullah bin Mohammad Yusni were found disposing cigarette butts irresponsibly.

The division noted in a press statement that this was a violation of the Minor Offences Act, Chapter 30, Section 12 (1)(a) and the individuals were given seven days to settle the fine, failing which they will be handed a further BND1,000 fine or one month’s imprisonment.

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

Those wishing to report offences can contact the Enforcement Division’s hotline at 8896108.