Srinagar, Jun 16 : Jammu and Kashmir police on Wednesday claimed to have arrested four persons and fined over 3800 people across the Valley for flouting the Covid norms in the last 24 hours.
A police spokesman in a statement issued to the news agency said that during the last 24 hours, police have arrested four persons, lodged two FIRs and also realized fine to the tune of Rs 5,72,435 from 3865 people throughout the Kashmir for violating the various guidelines, rules and SOPs regarding Covid-19.
“The special drive against the violators of Covid-19 guidelines and rules continued throughout all the districts of Kashmir Valley to ensure that people adhere to SOPs and guidelines envisaged by the government to curb COVID-19 pandemic,” police said.
Meanwhile, police urged people to cooperate in containing the spread of Coronavirus by following the SOPs, guidelines and protocols for their own safety and for the safety of others. “The special drive shall continue throughout the districts of Kashmir Valley to strengthen the safety measures,” police said