In Temburong District, 3 foreign workers were detained for possessing various brands of cigarettes. They were detained during an operation held at several foreign worker residences in Jalan Batang Duri.

Probationary Inspector Iman Aqiah Fikriah binti Haji Md Shafiee, Assistant Commanding Officer of Bangar Police Station explained that the case is being investigated under Section 146(1)(d) of Excise Order 2006. The police founded 5 cartons of cigarettes of various brands and 27 packets of undeclared cigarettes during the operation. The evidence were confiscated and handed over to the Temburong District Royal Customs and Excise Department for further action and investigation.

Source: Radio Television Brunei