KUANTAN: A former safety staff pleaded guilty on the Magistrate’s Court right here Friday (Jan 21) to cheating an Indonesian girl of RM2,000 for her to receive a Malaysian citizenship doc for her baby.
G. Ananda Raj, 36, of Georgetown, Penang, pleaded guilty to the cost after it was learn earlier than Magistrate Nurul Farahah Mohd Suah.
He was accused of deceiving the lady, making her consider that he may receive Malaysian citizenship for her baby at a home in Semambu right here at midday on Sept 26, 2020, beneath Section 420 of the Penal Code that carries a jail time period of up to 10 years, whipping and nice, if convicted.
Deputy Public Prosecutor Wan Azreen Wan Zaid requested an adjournment for his sentencing, pending the details of the case and proposed bail at RM6,000 with one surety.
In pleading for decrease bail, Nur Hafidza Baharudin from the National Legal Aid Foundation, who represented the accused, mentioned her consumer now works as a restaurant supervisor in Perak incomes RM4,000 a month.
Nurul Farahah allowed RM3,000 bail with one surety and stuck Jan 27 for point out.
Ananda Raj additionally pleaded guilty to three counts of deceiving a 27-year-old dealer of RM2,400 associated to the sale of a non-existent smartphone and laptop computer.
He allegedly dedicated the offence between May 4 and 14 final 12 months.
Nurul Farahah mounted bail at RM9,000 for the three expenses with one surety and set the identical date (Jan 27) for point out. – Bernama