MC Ganderbal asks people to wear masks in public
GANDERBAL: Municipal Council Ganderbal has decided to impose fine on people for not wearing mask within municipal limits.
This move has been initiated due to the spread of Covid19 pandemic and new virus strand being discovered in various countries.
President, Municipal Council Ganderbal in an order has asked people to strictly adhere to Covid19 guidelines besides wearing face mask.
“The spread of corona virus / new virus all over the world is a matter of concerned people need to adhere to at all SOP’s as per government directives issued from time to time ,” reads the order.
The order further reads that Municipal Council Ganderbal has strictly adhered to SOPs and from time to time wearing of face masks was made mandatory in public places as well as in all offices / institutions / hotels / tea stalls / passenger vehicles and even in public gatherings to obey in order to avert further spreading of Covid – 19 and new virus .
“Any violator shall be dealt strictly and a fine of Rs : – 200 / = will be imposed from him / her on spot , under proper receipt within the Municipal Council Limits of Ganderbal,” warned President MC Ganderbal.