Srinagar, Jul 09 : Jammu and Kashmir police on Friday claimed to have realized over six lakh from over 4200 persons for violating Covid norms across Kashmir in the last 24 hours.
A police spokesman in a statement issued said that during the last 24 hours, police have realized fine to the tune of Rs 6,41,950 from 4272 people throughout the Kashmir valley for violating the various guidelines, rules and SOPs regarding Covid-19.
Besides, two vehicles were also seized for violating Covid norms, police said.
“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—(KNO)