Imphal: A sum of Rs. 37,100 was collected as fine as per law from 247 persons detained by Manipur Police on Saturday for violating Covid-19 lockdown SOP guidelines.
The detainees were later released after 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 laws.
On the other hand, a cumulative fine of Rs. 97,69,250 was collected from 79234 cumulative curfew and lockdown violators detained by each District Police Station except for Pherzawl district Police Stations, on Saturday.
No vehicles were detained during the lockdown.