Retired govt worker fined RM5,000 for spreading fake news on Covid-19

A RETIRED employee of the Sabah State Railway Department was today fined RM5,000, in default of 10 months’ jail, by the Magistrate’s Court in San today for spreading fake news on Covid-19.

Magistrate Suhailla Selag meted out the fine on Aliuudin Amit, 67, after he pleaded guilty to the offence.

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