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A total of 2,262 people were arrested for violating the curfew as of this morning since March 20, Police Spokesman Jaliya Senaratna said. He said 579 vehicles were also taken into the custody during the same period. The spokesman said that 226 curfew violators and 76 vehicles were taken into the custody last night. (DSB)

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  • paala Tuesday, 24 March 2020 11:15 AM

    In this difficult hour police should maintain public order and enforce curfew law,if lenient some people will take it for granted

    samson Tuesday, 24 March 2020 11:52 AM

    At least people will get to eat while in custody.

    MSF Tuesday, 24 March 2020 12:07 PM

    Just CANE them and send them home. Don’t waste any resources on them. CANE THEM HARD, they won’t do it again.

    Lord Wolfstein Tuesday, 24 March 2020 01:02 PM

    Send them to the quarantine centres as helpers.

    Raj Wednesday, 25 March 2020 12:56 AM

    Register name and address and release them with a warning. Second time offenders impose heavy fines above Rs.10,000. Third time send to prison!

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