The Commissionerate Police closed down 41 shops and imposed fines on 2,833 persons for violating Covid-19 guidelines in the last 24 hours in Bhubaneswar.
“Today, 2,833 people have been fined for Covid-19 guidelines violation in UPD Bhubaneswar. Also 41 shops were sealed for not following the Covid-19 guidelines,” tweeted Bhubaneswar DCP Umashankar Dash.
Likewise, three shops were sealed and 1,186 people fined for violating Covid-19 guidelines in Cuttack UPD (Urban police district).
“During special enforcement drives for implementation of Covid-19 guidelines at Cuttack city today we have sealed three shops for gross violation of social distancing in our fight to contain Covid19,” tweeted Cuttack DCP Prateek Singh.