Srinagar, Over Rs 4.83 lakh fine has been recovered from 3,845 persons for violating COVID-19 Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and other guidelines in the Kashmir valley during the past 24 hours.

A police spokesman said Saturday evening that continuing its efforts to curb the outbreak of 2nd wave of Coronavirus, during the last 24 hours, Police have realised fine to the tune of Rs 4,83,560 from 3845 people in the Kashmir valley for violating the various guidelines, rules and SOPs regarding Covid-19.

The special drive against the violators of Covid-19 guidelines/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.

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.

(Agencies)