COVID-19 SoPs: 1,118 violators fined, 21 persons arrested & 15 FIRs registered


SRINAGAR: Continuing its efforts to curb the outbreak of 2nd wave of coronavirus, J&K Police have enhanced its efforts to sensitise masses about controlling highly contagious coronavirus. Police have also enhanced the efforts to implement the COVID-19 guidelines/ SoPs/ restrictions strictly throughout the valley and slew of measures including restrictions under Section 144 have been put into place to contain spread of COVID-19.
During last 24 hours, Police has arrested 21 persons, lodged 15 FIRs and also realized fine to the tune of Rs 1,54,910 from 1,118 people for violating guidelines/rules throughout the Kashmir valley. 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.
Community members are once again requested to cooperate with the Police in containing the spread of coronavirus by following the SOPs/ guidelines/ protocols for the safety of the people. The special drive shall continue throughout the districts of Kashmir Valley to strengthen the safety measures.