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The fine collected by Nagpur Municipal Corporation’s Nuisance Detection Squad (NDS) has crossed Rs 1.5 crore mark (1,51,01,000) with 33,484 people fined till now for not wearing masks. On February 23, 159 citizens were fined across ten zones and Rs 79,500 fine was collected for them.
As the number of COVID-19 cases continues to rise in the city, NMC has started acting aggressively against people who violate COVID-19 norms. The corporation has also appealed citizens to protect themselves and their families by wearing masks.