On the directions of Deputy Commissioner, Reasi Charandeep Singh, Tehsildar Reasi today conducted a surprise inspection in the vicinity of Reasi to take stock of implementation of weekend COVID-19 lockdown measures in the District.
During the inspection, the inspection team found 9 shops violating the SOPs and ordered them to seal them including the imposition of a fine.
Shops which were sealed for violating Covid guidelines included 3 chicken shops near IRP Gate and Geeta Nagar, one tent house located opposite to Convent School in W.No 6 and four Karyana shops near Convent School, Nai Basti, Kambal Danga and W.No 12 respectively.
The DC reiterated that any violation of government directives will invite penal action and such surprise visits will continue to ensure discipline in larger public interest. He further advised the shopkeepers to implement the roaster for opening of shops in letter and spirit.