Medical &Health

31 people fined for not wearing masks in Feni

Mobile courts of the district

administration today fined 31 persons in different places for

violating Covid-19 health guidelines.

During the raids, a total of 31 people were fined Taka 37,100 for

not wearing masks and not maintaining social distancing. The mobile

court also distributed masks among the people free of cost.

Afroza Afsana, assistant commissioner of the district administration

conducted the raids in various places, including Shahidullah Kaiser

Road, Mizan Road, Station Road and Bara Bazar area in the district

town this afternoon.

During the raid, a total of 11 people were fined Taka 18,800 for not

using masks, not maintaining social distancing and not maintaining

instructions of COVID-19 health rules during the countywide lockdown.

Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) of Daganbhuiyan upazila of the

district Nahida Akter Tania conducted a drive in different places in

the upazila. During the drive, five businesses establishments’ were

fined Tk 2,500 for keeping the shops open and two other traders were

fined Tk 500 for not wearing masks.

Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) of Fulgazi upazila Ferdousi Begum

conducted raids in different places in the upazila and fined three

business houses Tk 12,000 for not having a price list and violating

hygiene rules during the operation. Besides, a pedestrian was fined Tk

100 for not wearing masks.

In another drive, Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) of Chagalnaiya

upazila Sajia Taher conducted raids in different places in the

upazila. During the drive, 10 people were fined Taka 8100 for keeping

the shop open and not wearing masks.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)