The Enforcement Section of the Belait District Department has issued compound fines against two companies and an individual for offences under the Minor Offences Act, Chapter 30.

A company was fined five hundred dollars for abandoning a vehicle without a valid permit on the roadside or open area.

A Bangladeshi national was fined 300 dollars for dumping iron, wooden planks and glass at a beach. His action was viral on social media, and taken to task for causing hazard to the public, environment and the marine life at the beach. The public and private firms are reminded to discard garbage or waste at the designated dumping area and cooperate with the relevant agencies in keeping the environment clean and tidy.

Source: Radio Television Brunei