Srinagar: Over Rs 4.26 lakh fine has been recovered from 3394 persons for violating COVID-19 Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) in the Kashmir valley during the past 24 hours.
A police spokesman said Thursday evening that continuing its efforts to curb the outbreak of 2nd wave of Coronavirus, during the last 24 hours Police have realized fine to the tune of Rs 4,26,780 from 3394 people throughout the Kashmir valley for violating the various guidelines, rules and SOPs regarding Covid-19.
Besides, 32 shops were also sealed in Kulgam for defying Covid-19 norms.
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 other guidelines envisaged by the 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 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.