Srinagar, July 3 (GNS): Police on Saturday said that 5115 persons were fined while FIR was registered in connection with alleged violation of various guidelines, rules and SOPs regarding Covid-19 by the government in Kashmir Valley.
“Continuing its efforts to curb the outbreak of 2nd wave of Coronavirus, during the last 24 hours Police have registered 01 FIR and also realized fine to the tune of Rs 6,11,670 from 5115 people throughout the Kashmir valley for violating the various guidelines / rules / SOPs regarding Covid-19, ”a police spokesman said in a statement to GNS, Besides, he said, three vehicles were also seized for violating Covid norms.
“The special drive against the violators of Covid-19 guidelines / rules continued throughout all the districts of Kashmir Valley to ensure that people adhere to SOPs / guidelines envisaged by government to curb COVID-19 pandemic,” he said, adding, “Community members are once again requested to cooperate with the Police in containing the spread of Coronavirus by following the SOPs / guidelines / protocols for their own safety and for the safety of others. The special drive will continue throughout the districts of Kashmir Valley to strengthen the safety measures. ” (GNS)