56 fined for violating lockdown in Noakhali

Our Correspondent

6 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

NOAKHALI: Mobile courts fined 20 vehicles and 36 business establishments in different places in Begumganj upazila of the district for violating the seven-day lockdown across the country to halt the spread of Covid-19 pandemic.

Executive Magistrate and Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Shamsun Nahar and Upazila Land Officer Kamrul Hossain Chowdhury conducted the mobile courts separately at Chaumuhani Bazar of the upazila on Monday afternoon.

Begumganj Thana Police assisted the mobile court at that time.

During the raids, a total of 20 different types of vehicles including two bus drivers for operating the buses during the country wide lockdown and 36 businesses organisation were fined Taka 39,000 for violating lockdown and not using masks.