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. 69,750 from detained 793 curfew and lockdown violators and 517 vehicles as per law for not wearing face mask in public and not maintaining social distancing on Monday.
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. 56,03,250 was also collected from 51,776 detained cumulative curfew and lockdown violators and 40,392 vehicles, on Monday from different district police stations in the State.