Imphal: As part of precautionary measures taken up to prevent spread of Covid-19 in the State, Manipur Police has collected a fine of Rs. 64,210 from detained 549 lockdown/curfew violators and 333 vehicles as per law for not wearing face mask in public and not maintaining social distancing on Thursday.
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. 62,50,510 was also collected from 57379 detained cumulative curfew and lockdown violators and 44213 vehicles, on Thursday from each district police station in the State.