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- In Gujarat, People Without Masks Earned Rs 78 Crore, So Much So That ‘Statue Of Unity’ Did Not Earn Even In A Year.
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In Gujarat, a fine of 1 thousand rupees is to be paid if you are caught without wearing a mask.
- 63.50 crore a year after the launch of ‘Statue of Unity’. Was earned
- Gujarat Police started challaning people who did not wear masks from June 15
There is a 57-hour curfew in Ahmedabad. There is a 2-day night curfew in Vadodara, Rajkot and Surat. However, people are being invoiced in the state from June 15 without roaming masks. Till date, a fine of Rs 78 crore has been collected from 26 lakh people. This amount is more than the year-old earnings of the Statue of Unity.
The Statue of Unity was inaugurated on 31 October 2018 in Kevadia, Gujarat. After this, there was an income of Rs 63.50 crore from tourists till the year i.e. October 31, 2019.
120 people fined every minute in Ahmedabad
In Gujarat, despite constant instructions from the government and police-administration, people are not wearing masks while leaving the house. In Ahmedabad city itself, more than 120 people pay fine every minute for not wearing masks. Ahmedabad Hospitals and Nursing Home Association had also appealed to increase the amount of fine for people to wear masks.
In Ahmedabad, 120 people who do not wear masks are charged every minute.
People do not take a mask of two rupees
According to the government guideline, it is necessary to apply a mask while exiting to avoid corona. Therefore, the state government has provided cheap masks to the citizens. A packet of 5 masks is available for Rs 10 in Amul’s milk parlor. Despite this, people are not ready to wear a two-rupee mask. Whereas, a penalty of 1 thousand rupees has to be paid for this.
Those who do not wear masks will be corona tested
The corona test will now be conducted in the state without a mask. If the report comes negative then a penalty of 1 thousand rupees will have to be paid. The report will be sent directly to the hospital when positive.
In Gujarat, it has now been decided to undergo a corona test without holding a mask.
A team of 141 people is deployed for action
The police personnel are ready to follow the rules of Corona Unlock, as well as Municipal Corporation has also deployed a team of 141 people. These teams take action against those not wearing masks and spitting in public places. Such teams have been deployed in 7 zones of the city.