Two nabbed in immigration raid

Azlan Othman

Two foreign workers were detained in the latest Operasi Pumpung conducted at a rented house in Kampong Sungai Bakong, Lumut on Wednesday night.

One foreign national failed to show a valid immigration pass and will be investigated under Section 15 (1), Chapter 17 of the Immigration Act, and the other believed to harbour immigration offenders, which is an offence under Section 55 (1) (d), Chapter 17 of the Immigration Act.

The public with information relating to immigration offences can contact the Immigration and National Registration Department (INRD) hotline at 8734888/8753888 (Bandar Seri Begawan) and 8984111 (Kuala Belait).

The raid in progress. PHOTO: INRD