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S'porean bus driver fined, jailed for bribing a M'sian enforcement officer

A Singaporean bus driver was sentenced to a day in jail and fined for bribing a Malaysia civil servant.

Tan Choon Kiat, 39, handed a bribe of S$1,250 to Land Public Transport Commission enforcement officer Asmadi Mat to induce him to release a tour bus that had been seized.

The offence was committed at Temptation Pastry Cafe in Taman Daya, Johor Baru at around 4.10pm on May 7 last year.

Tan, who was not represented in court, pleaded guilty to the charge.

He was sentenced to a day in jail and a fine of RM20,000 (S$7,800) in default six-months imprisonment.

Source: The Star

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