Jalandhar, June 4,2020 : Continuing its drive against people for not wearing the mask, the Jalandhar Commissionerate Police has so far issued 3737 challans to them, under the ‘Mission Fateh’ initiated by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, thereby imposing a fine of Rs 12.14 lakh on them.
Divulging the details, the Commissioner of Police Gurpreet Singh Bhullar said that the Police have so far issued 3737 without mask challans and collected a fine worth Rs 12.14 lakh from the violators.
He said that a fine of Rs 9000 has been imposed so far for violation of home quarantine instructions adding that 282 persons have been fined Rs 30,600 for spitting in public place.
Likewise Bhullar said that a total of 29518 challans have been issued so far to the traffic violators and 1895 vehicles have been impounded.
The Commissioner of Police said that on Thursday 333 traffic challans were issued and four vehicles were impounded. He said that today 270 persons without mask were challenged and imposed a fine of Rs 135000 was imposed on them.
Bhullar said that this drive would continue in the coming days and action would be taken against the violators.
The Deputy Commissioner said that the people have to play a vanguard role for further checking the spread of COVID 19.
Bhullar told it is the social responsibility of the residents to ensure the following the directives of the government to contain the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic.
By Madhur Vyas: