Operations against dogs, rats in City
The City Hall enforcement team caught 22 stray dogs in and around the commercial centre and low cost housing areas in Kepayan. The ongoing operation is carried out under the Registration and Control of Dogs By-Laws 1953, said the City Hall in a statement yesterday. It said rat eradication exercise is also carried out in various places in the State Capital. The operations will be focused on the Central Business District in the City, including Sinsuran and Segama, Kampung Air, Bandaran Beraya, Asia City, Api Api Centre, KK Proper, Port area, foodstalls at Anjung Senja and Anjung Samudra. Areas covered outside the Central Business District include Lido, Tanjung Aru, Kepayan Ridge, Rumah Murah Kepayan, Fob Sang, Landbreeze, Taman Fortuna, Likas Plaza, Likas Square, Juta Plaza, Inanam, Menggatal, Telipok, Taman Putera Jaya, Indah Permai, Kingfisher Park and Taman Sepanggar. Similar operations will also be carried out at all the markets in the State Capital. Meanwhile, another 27 people were fined for litteiing, including discarding cigarette butts in public places in and around the City on Sunday. Twenty three of the litterbugs were fined on the spot, while four other were given a week to settle their compounds.