Imphal:A sum of Rs. 23,800 was collected as fine as per law from 143 persons detained by Manipur Police on Friday 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. 1,00,69,400 was collected from 81,410 cumulative curfew and lockdown violators detained by each District Police Station except Pherzawl district Police Stations, on Friday.
No vehicles were detained or fined during the lockdown.