SEREMBAN: Enforcement officers from the Kuala Pilah district council didn’t throw gadgets, together with foodstuffs, offered by a petty dealer on the road in Air Mawang, says the native authority.
The council, in an announcement stated a 20-second clip which has gone viral on social media, didn’t replicate what actually transpired.
It stated investigations carried out by the council decided the incident occurred on April 18 in Kg Renggoh, whereas the officers had been on patrol responsibility on the Air Mawang bazaar and surrounding areas.
“The officers, whereas on their rounds, noticed the petty dealer involved and upon inspection, found that he didn’t have a license.
“The officers had, throughout an analogous inspection on April 14, got here throughout the identical particular person and upon discovering that he didn’t have a license, suggested him to use for one,” it stated.
The council stated after they requested to see his license, the person began upsetting them.
“The particular person then began messing up his desk and threw the gadgets onto the road.
“The officers had nothing to do with that,” he stated.
It stated the council has all the time been accommodating and tolerant with petty merchants, what extra it was the month of Ramadan.
“We have additionally been wanting into issues confronted by petty merchants the place we, amongst others, spent RM1mil final 12 months constructing centres for them in Melang, Pilah and Juasseh,” he stated.
The council stated it considered the allegations critically and would lodge a police report.