A fine of Rs 61,500 was imposed on those involved in violation of COVID protocols in a single day on Wednesday.
According to a corporation official, corona tests are being performed on 6,000 people daily in Coimbatore Corporation. The official said that COVID testing has been increased in Coimbatore. “In the last 4 days, 17, 132 people have been tested for COVID. And the number of corona patients has doubled in the last 3 days.
Penalties for not wearing masks have been intensified in the Corporation areas. Those involved in the violation of COVID guidelines were fined and a total of Rs 61,500 was collected in a single day yesterday,” he added.
In addition, corona tests are being conducted on shopping areas such as Oppanakara Street, Raja Street, Crosscut Road, Gandhipuram and Singanallur bus stands and along with that, awareness is also being raised among the public about the need to wear masks.
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