Imphal: As a part of security measures taken up by State Police in order to enforce the total lockdown and curfew and also to prevent the spread of Covid-19 in the State, State Police continued to crack down on curfew and lockdown violators.
ADGP (LO) L. Kailun in a press release stated that Manipur Police Department crack down 638 curfew and lockdown violators and 366 vehicles during a drive conducted on Thursday.
They were produced before the concern magistrates and imposed fined of Rs. 51,270.
ADGP (LO) in the press release appealled the public to follow the guidelines issued by the Government and stay indoors for their own safety and safety for the public.
For those who are coming to purchase medicines/grocery items on days markets are open, they ought to maintain social distancing, ADGP (LO) urged.
ADGP (LO) also stated that Manipur Police Department will take up strong legal action to those who violate the curfew and lockdown and for not wearing face masks in public.
The detained violators, vehicles and fines were collected from Imphal West, Imphal East, Bishnupur, Thoubal, Kakching, Chandel, Churachandpur, Noney, Senapati and Ukhrul District Police Station during the drive carried out on Friday.