Shimla, July 24
A effective of Rs 5,000 can be imposed towards individuals who don’t put on face masks whereas going exterior their properties in Hamirpur district of Himachal Pradesh whereas the state capital Shimla will levy a penalty of Rs 1,000 towards the violators, officers stated on Friday.
Himachal Pradesh on Friday reported one loss of life and 24 extra circumstances of coronavirus, taking the state’s loss of life toll to 11 and case tally to 1,858.
In a message posted on his Facebook and Twitter accounts, Hamirpur Superintendent of Police Arjit Sen Thakur stated violators can be fined Rs 5,000 if they didn’t put on a face masks when stepping out of their properties.
Both, the Central and the state authorities had made carrying of face masks obligatory for checking the unfold of COVID-19, he added.
Similarly, an announcement was issued by Shimla Deputy Commissioner Amit Kashyap wherein it has been acknowledged that these carrying no masks or don’t put on it correctly can be fined Rs 1,000. PTI