The West Bengal Police on Tuesday mentioned it has arrested over 40,000 other folks from other portions of the state for defying lockdown norms since March 25.
“40,723 other folks were arrested and three,614 automobiles seized since March 25 for violation of lockdown,” the West Bengal Police tweeted.
The police mentioned it’ll proceed taking strict movements towards those that defy the lockdown, however will permit “the outlet of standalone retail outlets and motion of small automobiles with three individuals (which) has been allowed in spaces instead of containment zones.”
“Public shipping with lower than 50% of capability will likely be to be had inside the district in inexperienced zones. Please attempt to make money working from home. “Please don”t fail to remember to put on masks and to care for bodily distance if you wish to have to head out. WBP will proceed to put into effect lockdown strictly,” the tweet added.
In the meantime, the Kolkata Police on Tuesday arrested over 800 other folks for violation of lockdown norms, a senior officer mentioned, including that 9 automobiles have been seized right through the day.
No less than 833 other folks have been arrested for violating “General Protection Restrictions” since Tuesday morning until 8pm, he mentioned.
“Now we have arrested 652 for violating lockdown norms whilst 152 for no longer dressed in mask and 29 for spitting within the open. All will likely be prosecuted as consistent with the related sections of the 188 IPC and 54 DM Act,” he mentioned.
The Kolkata Police additionally arrested one particular person for working a roadside eatery inside the “containment zone” in Manicktala space, he added.