All drivers, either private or commercial in the country are urged to follow the Road Traffic Act and Regulations. This is following an incident in which 4 drivers were issued compound fines by the Land Transport Department, JPD for offences under the Road Traffic Act and Regulations. The offences were committed during patrols made by JPD enforcement officers at Jalan Tanjung Bunut, Jalan Pehin Dato Haji Mohd Noor, Gadong, Jalan Masin, and Jalan Bengkurong early this month.
Khairul Bashar and Lim Jin Siong, were both issued compounds of 200 dollars and 12 SiKAP demerit points for the offence of using mobile phones while driving.
Meanwhile, Imam Mubarat Abdullah, a driver for SQ Stone Sendirian Berhad was issued a compound of 300 dollars for the offence of overloading for the third time. At the same time, he was also found guilty for modifying the speed limit warning device which imposed a compound of 50 dollars. Another SQ Stone Sendirian Berhad driver, Wesma Anak Bakit was issued a compound of 150 dollars for the offence of overloading for the second time.
Any complaints on traffic offences can be directed to Talian Darussalam 123 or WhatsApp Talian Darussalam '+6738333123'.
Source: Radio Television Brunei