The Fact News Service
Jalandhar, June 9
The Jalandhar Commissionerate Police has so far issued 5445 challans to them, under the ‘Mission Fateh’ initiated by Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, thereby imposing a fine of Rs 20.68 lakh on them.
The Commissioner of Police Gurpreet Singh Bhullar said that the police have so far issued 5,445 without mask challans and collected a fine worth Rs 20.68 lakh from the violators. He said that a fine worth Rs 23,000 has been imposed so far for violation of home quarantine instructions.
Likewise, Bhullar said that a total of 31,894 challans have been issued so far to the traffic violators and 1,925 vehicles have been impounded. The Commissioner of Police further said that fine worth Rs 42,000 has been imposed on overloaded 27 four-wheelers, Rs 8,500 on overloaded 17 autos and fine worth Rs 4,000 has been imposed on two persons for violating social distancing norms.
He said that on Tuesday 284 traffic challans were issued. Bhullar said that today 195 persons without mask were challaned and a fine worth Rs 97,500 was imposed on them. Bhullar said that this drive would continue in the coming days and action would be taken against the violators adding that the people have to play a vanguard role for further checking the spread of COVID 19.