116 persons fined

IMPHAL, Jun 6 : The State police as a part of its continued crackdown on violators of guidelines and restrictions in connection with Covid pandemic, detained 116 persons today and collected a sum of Rs 39,580 from them as fines.
They were, however, released after warning, said a press note issued by the State Officer to IGP (Ops) for Nodal Officer (COVID-19) of Manipur Police.
The State Police Department also warned of strong legal action under National Disaster Management Act, 2005 against those who violate guidelines and restrictions issued by the State Government and State Disaster Management Authority.