Fine of two hundred for the first time and five hundred for the next time if caught without mask

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Amid the Corona epidemic, the campaign of fines will intensify if people are caught wearing masks without wearing masks. In addition, information about the penalty to be imposed is given.

Vivek Bhardwaj, Additional Principal Secretary, Health and Medical Education Department, has issued a notification and directed that if someone is caught without a mask for the first time, he will have to pay a fine of two hundred rupees and even after that, if he is caught without a mask, he will be punished. Five hundred rupees will be fined. Earlier, those caught without a mask were fined only five hundred rupees, but now if caught for the first time, two hundred rupees will be fined.

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This is being done to be made aware of wearing masks. Vivek Bhardwaj, Additional Principal Secretary, Health and Medical Education Department, says that collecting fine from people is not the administration’s intention, but the purpose is to make them aware. If caught for the first time, those who come out without a mask will be aware. On the other hand, getting caught for the second time will be considered negligence, due to which five hundred rupees will be charged.

On the other hand, police and health department teams are also keeping an eye on the markets, which are also conducting corona investigations to catch people roaming without masks. Special teams are being deployed in the markets on Sundays because on Sundays in the city markets. There is a Sunday market where many people reach for shopping. Unfortunately, many people are still found roaming without masks in the markets, which can cause the third wave of the corona.