COVID-19 SoPs: 907 violators fined, 10 FIRs registered & 19 arrested



SRINAGAR: Since the outbreak of 2nd wave of coronavirus, J&K Police has enhanced its efforts to sensitise masses about controlling the highly contagious coronavirus. Slew of measures including restrictions under Section 144 have been put into place to contain the spread of COVID-19.
In view of the record surge in daily cases across the Kashmir Valley, Police also enhanced the efforts to implement the COVID-19 guidelines/ SoPs/ restrictions strictly throughout the valley. During last 24 hours, Police has arrested 19 persons, lodged 10 FIRs and realised fine to tune of Rs 1,44,270 from 907 people for violating guidelines/rules throughout Kashmir valley.
The special drive against violators of COVID-19 guidelines/rules continued throughout all districts of Kashmir Valley to ensure that people adhere to SoPs/ guidelines envisaged by Government to curb COVID-19 pandemic.
People are once again requested to cooperate with Police in containing the spread of coronavirus by following SoPs/ guidelines/ protocols for safety of the people. The special drive shall remain continue throughout all the districts of Kashmir Valley to strengthen safety measures.