Man jailed for 15 days over spatting at court master

Criminal Court of the Maldives.

The Criminal Court has sentenced an individual who spat at a court master.

The sentence was made last week for a man who was taken to court for causing damages to state property.

The individual was sentenced after acting in contempt of court, and after several instances of court security advising not to act in that manner.

The sentencing detailed that he had acted in contempt of court, and had spat a court master.