IPOH: A man who held a Hari Raya open house in Tanjung Malim has been fined.
Perak police chief Datuk Comm Mior Faridalathrash Wahid said police received a complaint about a gathering of people and investigated the matter on Friday (May 14).
“When we arrived there at about 5.45pm, there was no longer a gathering.
“The 31-year-old man, however, confessed to holding the open house for friends, ” he said during a visit to the Jelapang toll plaza here on Saturday (May 15).
“We issued a RM2,000 compound to the man.
Separately, Comm Mior Faridalathrash said a man had been ordered to turn back when he tried to “balik kampung” on the pretext of wanting to visit his wife.
“The man had made an application to visit his wife.
“When he was stopped at a roadblock, we found that his wife was in the car with him, ” he said.
“The man was slapped with a compound and ordered to turn back, ” he added.