OMR5,000 fine, jail time for chopping wild trees in Oman

      Published on Thursday, 13 December , 2018      93 Views     
OMR5,000 fine, jail time for chopping wild trees in Oman


The destruction of wild trees may cost you three months’ imprisonment and a fine of OMR5,000, the Ministry of Environment and Climate Affairs said in a notice on Tuesday.



According to Articles 38 and 41 of the Environmental Protection and Pollution Control Law, issued By Royal Decree 114/2001:



“The cost of cutting wild trees may be up to three months imprisonment and a fine of OMR5,000, with the confiscation of the tools used and the repair of the site prior to the violation.”

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Category Oman News | 2018/12/13 latest update at 2:00 AM
Source : Times of Oman | Photocredit : Google
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