Poonch May 02:-In a day long drive against violators of Covid 19 lockdown SOPs and restrictions, distt Poonch police here on Sunday registered 38 cases under relevant sections of law against the violators.
Senior Superintendent of Police, Dr. Vinod Kumar said that police stations wise special squads were constituted under the supervision of AdSP Poonch, Sh Khalid Amin and drive was launched across the district with an aim to check violation of SOPs and guidelines.
He further told that during the day long drive, a number of people including businessmen and drivers of vehicles were found resorting to violations of COVID19 guidelines. Many among them were arrested from the spot and 38 FIRs have been registered across the district in various police stations.
He further informed that 218 number of people were found roaming without face masks and a fine to the tune of rupees 43,600 have been realised from them.
” We appeal everyone to assist us in containment of virus and not to resort to Covid 19 SOPs violations at the risk of their lives.” said the SSP Poonch.(The Awam News)