A company director and road contractor face a lifetime in prison for causing the latest water cuts in Selangor that affected more than a million household.
New Straits Times (NST) reported that R. Nathan and Lim Kian Aik, with common intention, “caused harm to the water services in Selangor at a premises at Jalan Velox 2, Taman Velox, Rawang between Nov 2 and Nov 10.”
Water pollution causing water disruption in Selangor is such a common offence but the punishment for it is often just fines.
But this time, the authorities are serious about dealing with irresponsible people who knowingly cause harm to millions of people.
The duo will be the first to be charged under Section 124K of the Penal Code under