Fatehgarh Sahib, August 3
It’s a matter of nice concern that the individuals are not heeding requests of the police and the civil administration and proceed to violate the Covid tips.
The police had no different possibility besides to penalise violators, which is obvious from the truth that Rs71 lakh effective was collected from them, a majority whom weren’t carrying masks. “Now, the police have launched an consciousness drive together with imposing penalty. Violators might be educated. Masks will offered to them freed from price,” mentioned Amneet Kondal, Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP), Fatehgarh Sahib, whereas launching the drive.
“The police have challaned 15,927 individuals for not carrying masks and picked up Rs 69,69,700 effective. Ninety 9 had been challaned for spitting at public locations and Rs 11,200 was collected as effective. For violating social distance, 41 had been challaned and Rs 86,000 was collected as effective,’ the SSP added.
As many as 499 FIRs had been registered for violating Part 188, IPC, and 750 accused had been arrested and 180 autos impounded, the SSP mentioned. In addition to 3,437 litres of illicit liquor, 1,275 kg lahan was seized and 92 FIRs had been registered below the Excise Act, the SSP added. — OC