DMP arrests 383 for violating Covid-19 rules in Capital

DMP arrests 383 for violating Covid-19 rules in Capital

Staff Correspondentdaily-bangladesh.com

Published: 21:26 24 July 2021  

DMP arrests 383 for violating Covid-19 rules in Capital

DMP arrests 383 for violating Covid-19 rules in Capital

Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) arrested 3,83 people from different areas in the capital for breaching the government's directives on the second consecutive day of the ongoing 14-day strict lockdown (shutdown).

Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) of DMP's Media and Public Relations Iftekharul Islam said that DMP's eight crime and traffic divisions conducted mobile courts in different areas from morning to evening.

He said mobile courts fined 137 people and realized Tk 95,230. Besides, 441 vehicles were fined Tk 10,83,083 under the Road Transport Act.

The 14-day strict lockdown, which started at 6 am on Friday, will continue till 12 noon on August 5, keeping all types of shops, public transports and industries closed, including imposing restrictions on human movement without special cases.

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