DMP arrests 552 people for breaching lockdown restriction

Staff Correspondent

14 July, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) arrested as many as 552 people from different parts of the capital on Tuesday on charges of breaching restrictions on the 13th day of strict lockdown.

Besides, 119 people were fined around Tk 2,14,400 through the mobile courts.

Iftekharul Islam, additional deputy commissioner of DMP’s media and public relations division, confirmed this on Tuesday evening.

He also said 696 vehicles that went outside unnecessarily during the lockdown were fined Tk 14,38,000.