COVID-19 SoPs: 1,182 violators fined, 2 FIRs registered & 4 arrested


SRINAGAR: Continuing its efforts to curb outbreak of 2nd wave of coronavirus, J&K Police has enhanced its efforts to sensitise masses about controlling the highly contagious coronavirus. Police has also enhanced efforts to implement 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 the last 24 hours, Police has arrested 4 persons, lodged 2 FIRs and realized fine to the tune of Rs 1,50,190 from 1,182 people for violating the guidelines/rules throughout Kashmir valley. The special drive against 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.