KUALA LUMPUR: A contractor and a company director have been charged with committing sabotage on water services in Selangor, and are the first to be charged under the Security Offences (Special Measures) Act (SOSMA) for such an offence.
The two men, contractor, R Nathan, 42, and company director Lim Kian Aik, 42, both pleaded not guilty after the charge was read out to them at the Selayang Sessions Court.
The charge was framed under the Penal Code which provides for life imprisonment on conviction.
They were charged with intentionally committing sabotage to disrupt water services in Selangor at No 32, Jalan Velox 2, Taman Velox, Rawang, Gombak here between Nov 2 and Nov 10.
Deputy public prosecutor Muhammad Iskandar Ahmad did not offer bail to both accused. He said the case involved an offence against