Over 11,000 arrested for curfew violation

3 April 2020 03:06 pm - 8     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


More than 11,000 people have been arrested for violation of police curfew as of this afternoon since March 20, police said.

They said a total of 11,019 people were arrested and 2,727 vehicles had also been taken into police custody during this period.

According to the police, 289 people and 70 vehicles were taken into police custody within a 6-hour period which ended 12 noon today.

  Comments - 8

  • Hans perlee Friday, 03 April 2020 03:53 PM

    More arrests then infected people. Question of money?

    Ben. Benedict Friday, 03 April 2020 10:37 PM

    It's the need of the hour india should do the same

    Ramizz Friday, 03 April 2020 10:53 PM

    Hans Perlee, how is that relevant? Those are 2 unrelated stats.

    don Friday, 03 April 2020 11:10 PM

    Not question of money , but desperate for Alcohol and marijuana.

    Gemba Saturday, 04 April 2020 04:10 AM

    This is amazing. I like to tell what I will do with these animals but if I do you will not publish it.

    Andrew Silva Saturday, 04 April 2020 04:29 AM

    Hope this arrested people are kept at the required social distances.otherwise there will be pockets of new cases by these arrests.

    Ravi Algama Saturday, 04 April 2020 06:18 AM

    Are these 11,000 odd released soon or do they also add to the Pandemic blues of the Remand Prisons? A suitable fine may be an alternative

    Roshan Saturday, 04 April 2020 06:42 AM

    Curfew seems to apply only on main roads. Life as normal in other places. Shops open on by roads, liquor sales, people having parties. It's a joke.

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