Noida 64 people arrested 1904 vehicles penalised for violating COVID 19 curbs
| Monday | 13th July, 2020
Noida (UP): Sixty-four people were arrested and owners of 1,904 vehicles penalised across Noida and Greater Noida on Sunday for allegedly violating curbs imposed in view of the COVID-19 pandemic, Gautam Buddh Nagar police said.
Section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC), which bars assembly of more than four people, is in force in Gautam Buddh Nagar.
"Altogether 24 FIRs were registered and 64 people arrested for violating the curbs.
The security checks were intensified in view of the fresh curbs imposed to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 and other vector-borne diseases, the officials said.
All shops, offices, commercial establishments, including shopping malls, across Noida and Greater Noida shall remain closed till July 13, the Gautam Buddh Nagar administration had said on Friday.