Hamirpur (HP), May 5 : Two youths of the district have been booked for violating home isolation and sent to institutional quarantine, Arjit Sen Thakur, SP, said here on Tuesday. The youngsters of Patlander village were found roaming on the road on Monday and stopped by the Sujanpurtira police.
The two had reached home from Paonta Sahib recently. A case under sections 188, 271 and 34 of Indian penal code besides Section 51 DM act has been registered against them. He appealed to the people to abide by the government instructions and help on containing the deadly Coronavirus. Notably, it is for the first time in the district that such a punishment (institutional quarantine) along with registration of a case, has been registered against any violators. (UNI)