JPJ deputy D-G fined for breaking traffic law

  • Nation
  • Tuesday, 18 Jul 2017

PUTRAJAYA: Road Transport Department (JPJ) deputy director-general of planning and operations, Datuk Yusoff Ayb (pix), was fined RM600, in default seven days' jail for driving on the emergency lane at Lingkaran Putrajaya.

Magistrate Nik Isfahanie Tasnim Ab Rahman meted out the fine on Yusoff, 58, after a special officer who appeared on his behalf  pleaded guilty to the charge on Tuesday.

He paid the fine.

Yusoff , who was at the wheel of a vehicle with registration number  BLY68, was charged with driving on the emergency lane at 6.27pm on Oct 7 last year.

The offence comes under under Rule 53(1) of the Road Traffic Rules 1959 and punishable with a fine of up to RM2,000, or imprisonment up to six months, or both, if found guilty.

JPJ prosecuting officer Mohd Hafizuddin Mohd Lutfi prosecuted.  - Bernama

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 1
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights

Next In Nation

Kampar MP suspended for three months over party convention ruckus
Miti: Manufacturing sector in Klang Valley urged to join Operation Surge Capacity
Extend special Parliament sitting to allow MPs to discuss Emergency Ordinances, says Ku Li
Ku Li: Umno reps should inform lawmakers in private on decision to revoke Emergency Ordinances
Deputy Health DG: Majority of fully vaccinated infected frontliners show mild symptoms
King, Queen thank Saudi Arabia’s King Salman over medical contribution
Covid-19: Sabah govt allows companies, industries to buy vaccines for workers, says Masidi
Covid-19: Kampung Hulu, Kampung Kling mosques closed until Aug 4 for sanitisation
Covid-19: Shah Alam factory cluster largest among 47 new clusters
Health Ministry: Infectious disease prevention order differs from Emergency proclamation

Stories You'll Enjoy