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COVID-19 In Odisha: Police Books One For Violating Quarantine Protocols In Cuttack

22 March 2020

Bikash Sharma

Cuttack: The Commissionerate of Police have taken action against one person who had recently returned from the USA. The person in question has registered for home quarantine but violated the protocols.

He was not following advice and indulging in risky behaviour. Purighat police spotted the person near a market and booked him under relevant Sections of the IPC.

"Those asked to stay in home quarantine must strictly remain in isolation or be prepared for serious consequences," Police Commissioner Sudhanshu Sarangi said.