The management had per week in the past come out with an order wherein it have been decided to levy Rs 500 great on every person not sporting face masks and till Friday, 195 people were fined. The Ghaziabad administration has to this point gathered approximately Rs one lakh as first-class from people stuck with out face mask.
“We had to start with levied a pleasant of Rs 100 for no longer carrying face mask in public area and because it was not proving to be a deterrent enough, a week in the past we determined to elevate the excellent amount to Rs 500,” said Ajay Shankar Pandey, district magistrate, Ghaziabad.
“Inside the last week, we fined ninety one human beings in district’s containment area and accrued Rs forty five,500 as first-class quantity and in non-containment zones a total of 104 human beings have been fined from whom we accumulated Rs 52,000” added Pandey.
The management has till date fined a total of 195 humans in containment and non-containment zones and have collected Rs 97,500 from the defaulters.
The district magistrate below the pandemic act has given rights to police, municipal officers and officers from district administration to exceptional the ones not carrying face masks.
besides, police have issued challans to 1,763 errant drivers and seized 20 cars. A pecuniary first-class of Rs 86,seven hundred has been recovered from the automobile