Imphal: A sum of Rs. 33,500 was collected as fine as per law from 167 persons detained by Manipur Police on Wednesday for violating Covid-19 lockdown SOP guidelines.
The detainees were later released after warning.
Manipur Police Department has also warned those who violate the lockdown will be dealt with strong legal action under National Disaster Management Act, 2005 and other appropriate laws.
On the other hand, a cumulative fine of Rs. 95,27,350 was collected from 77825 cumulative curfew and lockdown violators detained by each District Police Station except Pherzawl and Kamjong district Police Stations, on Wednesday.
No vehicles were detained during the lockdown.