Teacher fined RM2,000 after his dog mauls 7-yr-old girl

BUKIT MERTAJAM: A teacher was fined RM2,000 by a magistrate's court here for negligently failing to restraint his dog from mauling a seven-year old girl in his neighbourhood.

V. Thinakaran, 49, who pleaded guilty to the charge, was said to have failed to guard his dog, which attacked Dhiya Qairina Muhammad Nur Akmal at 6.45pm in their neighbourhood in Bandar Perda, here on April 18.

Win a prize this Mother's Day by subscribing to our annual plan now! T&C applies.

Monthly Plan


Annual Plan


Billed as RM148.00/year

1 month

Free Trial

For new subscribers only

Cancel anytime. No ads. Auto-renewal. Unlimited access to the web and app. Personalised features. Members rewards.
Follow us on our official WhatsApp channel for breaking news alerts and key updates!

Next In Nation

Using agricultural land for retirement plan and agrotourism hotspot
Bersatu issues loyalty ultimatum to MPs and reps
Authorities crack down on visa misuse for haj
Turtles face floating plastic threat
Retired pharmacist spreads joy through the art of clowning
Sanusi’s sedition trial to go on after bid rejected
‘Don’t neglect cash users’
66.7kg of Johor mee goreng sets world record
Extremism a ticking time bomb, warn experts
Weatherproofing tourism

Others Also Read