Putting the reins on tontos


  • Nation Premium
  • Wednesday, 04 May 2016

PUTRAJAYA: The “tonto” menace is about to be wiped out with the authorities crippling several syndicates based in Perak, Selangor and Negri Sembilan following the arrest of 15 “masterminds”, in a joint operation by the Road Transport Department (JPJ) and the police.

Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai said the “Ops Cantas Khas Tonto”, which began on April 26, was a result of three months of planning and intelligence by the two agencies.

Article type: metered
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights
   

Next In Nation

Johor MB arrives at palace for audience with Sultan Premium
No more special quota for foreign worker recruitment, says Hamzah Premium
Covid-19: Sabah records fifth education cluster so far this month Premium
Dr Wee: VTL quota increase depends on Malaysia-Singapore agreement Premium
MB says Johor Ruler has consented to audience at 5pm Premium
TAR UC drawing up courses to fit Sabah niche, says Liow Premium
Covid-19: Gov't to wait for Education Ministry report on cluster spike, says PM Premium
Johor Umno given mandate to decide on state election, says Ismail Sabri Premium
Hive of activity at IJN over talk of Dr M's readmission Premium
Pulau Burung landfill: Fire levels reduced to 58%, says CM Premium

Others Also Read


Vouchers