9 fined for not wearing masks in Cumilla

Our Correspondent

25 March, 2021 12:00 AM printer

CUMILLA: A mobile court here Wednesday fined nine people Taka 1,400 for not wearing masks.

Executive Magistrate and Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Vibhishan Kanti Das conducted the raids at various places including Chandina Bazar area under Chandina upazila of the district on Wednesday.

UNO Vibhishan Kanti Das told that the number of corona infected people is increasing each day as people are reluctant in maintaining health guidelines.

The upazila administration is conducting mobile courts to create awareness among people about Covid-19. As part of its awareness campaign, the mobile court distributed masks among people free of cost.

The UNO said that the mobile court will continue similar drives in future.