A number of individuals have been issued one hundred dollars compound fine each for offences under Section 12, 1 of the Minor Offences Act, Chapter 30. The offences were found during an operation conducted by the Law Enforcement Division, Bandar Seri Begawan Municipal Department at the Kiulap surrounding areas.
The individuals were found piling, placing, dumping, leaving ashes, cigarette butts, boxes recognized as rubbish in public places. All the individuals were ordered to settle the compound fine within 7 days. Failure to do so, the case will be brought to the court. The first offence may carry a fine of One thousand dollars, while a 3,000 dollar fine and imprisonment of not exceeding 3 months will be imposed for the second and subsequent offences.
Source: Radio Television Brunei