Kedah MB says he will pay fine when he receives compound notice


Kedah Mentri Besar Muhammad Sanusi Md Nor. -Photo: G.C.Tan/The Star filepic

LANGKAWI: Kedah Mentri Besar Muhammad Sanusi Md Nor says he has not received the compound notice from the police yet for violating standard operating procedure (SOP) when visiting a car showroom in Juru.

"I haven't received any compound notice yet. I will pay once I get it," he said.

Muhammad Sanusi, who is on a working visit to Langkawi, was responding to reports that police had received instruction from the state public prosecutor's office to issue the compound notice.

The investigation was conducted in accordance with Section 269 of the Penal Code and Regulation 17(1) of the Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases (Measures in Local Infectious Areas) Regulations 2021.

Under Section 269, the offence is punishable with a jail term of up to six months, or a fine, or both.

Social media was abuzz after photos and videos went viral, which showed an individual believed to be Muhammad Sanusi test-driving a car on June 5 while the country was under lockdown to contain the spread of Covid-19.

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 46
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights
   

Next In Nation

Plantation worker dies from lightning strike in Sibu
Immigration: Long-term visit pass holders can enter M'sia without clearance from Nov 1
Sabah Tourism Board defends appointment of Lee Chong Wei as state tourism ambassador
Education Ministry must investigate alleged period spot checks to prevent another recurrence, says MCA
Covid-19: Eight new clusters identified, five linked to workplaces
Melaka polls: State police believe public health should be paramount
A-G report: Weak rental collection of highway concessionaires’ admin offices
Covid-19: Self-test kits to cost less than RM10 soon, says Deputy Domestic Trade Minister
Body of man who fell from second Penang Bridge found after three-day SAR op
Barisan: Our event followed SOP, but as a law-abiding party, we will pay fine

Others Also Read


Vouchers