Imphal: As part of precautionary measures taken up to prevent from spread of Covid-19 in the State, Manipur Police has collected a fine of Rs. 59,890 from detained 617 persons and 340 vehicles as per law for violating the lockdown/curfew, not wearing face mask in public and not maintaining social distancing on Friday.
The detained violators were later released with warning.
Manipur Police Department has also warned those who violates the lockdown will be dealt with strong legal action under National Disaster Management Act, 2005 and other appropriate law.
On the other hand, a cumulative fine of Rs. 66,92,500 was also collected from 62341 detained cumulative curfew and lockdown violators and 46730 vehicles, on Friday from each District Police Station in the State.