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Thirty eight arrested for ignoring health guidelines in court

Kurunegala Police arrested 38 persons who did not wear face masks properly and did not maintain social distance in a Court premises. They were produced before the Kurunegala Chief Magistrate Sampath Hewawasam and were remanded. Meanwhile, 10 businessmen who were taken into custody for not following health guidelines during the Sinhala and Tamil New Year were released on bond and ordered to appear before Court on May 11.

Another three three-wheeler drivers who did not wear facemasks were fined Rs.7,000 each by Kurunegala Chief Magistrate Sampath Hewawasa yesterday.