Covid-19: Go for quarantine or face legal action under Epidemic Diseases Act, says police
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Covid-19: Go for quarantine or face legal action under Epidemic Diseases Act, says police

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Mangaluru, May 15 : Dakshina Kannada Superintendent of Police on Friday warned those who are opposing quarantine to either go for it or face legal action under Epidemic Diseases Act. In a release here on Friday, Mr B M Laxmi Prasad said that schools and hostels have been identified for quarantining those who arrive from other states.

Those, who return, will be quarantined in the respective Gram Panchayat/local bodies’ jurisdiction. The public should not panic over the quarantine facility. The quarantine facility has been introduced in the interest of the general public. If anyone opposes or protests against such a facility, then legal action will be initiated against them, he warned. (UNI)

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