Total fine imposed on lockdown violators touches ₹69.58 lakh in Cuddalore
The whole fine imposed on violators of prohibitory orders, which was promulgated to comprise the unfold of COVID-19 in Cuddalore district, has touched ₹69.58 lakh.
According to police, as on Tuesday, there have been 30,404 violations reported throughout the district. The violators have been booked for offences punishable underneath Section 188 (disobedience to order duly promulgated by public servant) and 269 (negligent act more likely to unfold an infection of illness harmful to life) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).
Police stated over 30,000 violators have been “arrested and released” and a complete fine of ₹69,58,800 was collected from them.
The police additionally booked instances in opposition to 1,758 individuals until June 8 for not adhering to bodily distancing norms.