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. 50,500 from detained 492 lockdown/curfew violators and 305 vehicles as per law for not wearing face mask in public and not maintaining social distancing on Sunday.
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. 64,08,260 was also collected from 59111 detained cumulative curfew and lockdown violators and 45165 vehicles, on Sunday from each district police station in the State.