Imphal: A sum of Rs. 65,490 was collected as fine as per law from 309 persons detained by Manipur Police on Thursday for violating Covid-19 SOP guidelines.
The detainees were later released after warning.
Manipur Police Department has also warned those who violate the guidelines and restrictions shall 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. 1,15,61,470 was collected from 89,496 cumulative violators of Covid-19 SOP guidelines detained by each District Police Station except Pherzawl district, on Thursday.