Monday, November 28, 2011

Texting while not driving may also result in jail sentence

A Sessions Court in Trengganu sentenced Datuk Dr. Ahmad Ramzi Mohamad Zubir to a year's jail after he was found guilty of sending threatening short message service (SMS) to the three Barisan Nasional (BN) and slanderering former Private Secretary to the Chief Minister of Terengganu two years ago.

Ahmad Ramzi, 39, who was a political secretary to former Chief Minister of Terengganu, Datuk Seri Idris Jusoh was found guilty of sending SMS threats on the 13th of April 2009 to state assemblymen of Paka, Permaisuri and Ajil.

In addition, Ahmad Ramzi was also sentenced with three months imprisonment after he was found guilty of defaming former Private Secretary to the Chief Minister of Terengganu, Wan Ahmad Wan Muda (now Deputy Secretary of State).