Imphal: A sum of Rs. 68,600 were collected as fine as per law from detained 514 curfew/lockdown violators and 471 vehicles during a drive conducted by Manipur Police on Tuesday for not wearing face mask in public and not maintaining social distancing to prevent the spread of Covid-19 in the state.
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 laws.
On the other hand, each District Police Station has collected a cumulative fine of Rs. 56,71,850 from 52,290 detained cumulative curfew and lockdown violators and 40,863 vehicles, on Tuesday.