Lucknow, Apr 16: With reports of laxity on the part of authorities in some districts leading to violation of social distancing and lockdown, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday warned the district and police officers that they would be punished for their lapses and asked them to pull up their socks. The CM, while reviewing the lockdown situation with his Team - 11 officials here was furious about violation of the norms in some districts.
"The police officers concernedand in charge of the police station would be taken task for such lapses," he said. The CM said that in the hotspots only medical, sanitation and doorstep delivery person are allowed and no one else. People hiding any information should also be punished. There are around 269 hotspots in the state in three phases covering all the Covid-19 infected districts. (UNI)