At some places misuse of permission to use commercial vehicle has happened said DGP Director General of Police Shivanand Jha at a press conference on law and order during lock down situation in Gujarat amid Coronavirus pandemic.
Ten persons were arrested in Junagadh Ambulance van being transported. Ambulance, tanker,container,truck all vehicles are thoroughly checked by police. Action will be taken against responsible persons added Jha.
DGP advised people to stay where they are and do not travel unnecessarily.
Proper lock down is not followed by people in which case CP and SP are instructed to firmly deal with the situation. Strict action is requested in walled city area and societies, as there is more violation. More surveillance is advised using drone footage.
Gujarat CM suggested to use community volunteers, civil defense persons, NCC,NSS students and trained people.
Talking about Delhi’s Nizamuddin incident there was a figure of 72 people from Gujarat which has risen with 8 cases in Surat and 4 in Ahmedabad.
By re-iterating Jha told that do not spread rumors, as correct information is published in media. Refrain from social media on wrong posting.
By quoting actual incident Jha informed that in Navsari one incident of wrong posting/ wrong photo happened in which 1 person was arrested. People are advised to maintain harmony and help each other. 25 cases violation are registered and 59 people are arrested for spreading rumor.
Religious celebration to be done from home only and religious leaders are advised about that. Virus transmit ion takes place with bigger crowd.
DGP gave figures of lock down violation, vehicle detained etc to media.