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470 people booked for violating Covid-19 guidelines during night curfew in Delhi

16/01/2022 at 11:29 AM

New Delhi, Jan 16: As many as 470 people in the national capital were booked by the Delhi police for violating Covid-19 guidelines during the night curfew in the intervening night of January 14-15.

According to sources, a total of 470 Covid-19 challans were issued during the strict night curfew from 10 pm to 5 am.

Apart from the violations of Covid-19 guidelines, the official said that an FIR was registered against 234 people under Section 188 (Disobedience to order duly promulgated by public servant) of the Indian Penal Code.

In an attempt to curb the further spread of Covid-19, the state government has imposed a stringent seven hour long night curfew from 10 pm to 5 am in the national capital.

Worth mentioning, Delhi has recorded 20,718 new Covid-19 cases on Saturday, a slight dip from Friday’s cases, taking the tally at 16,91,684.

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