Over 750 quarantine violators arrested | Daily News

Over 750 quarantine violators arrested

Police Media Spokesman DIG Ajith Rohana stated that 755 persons were arrested yesterday (31) for violating the Quarantine Regulations including not wearing masks and not maintaining social distance.

The Police Spokesperson further said that 18,055 persons have been arrested for violating the Quarantine Regulations since October 30.

Meanwhile, a bus along with 48 passengers travelling from Akkaraipattu to Colombo in the Namal Oya area, Inginiyagala was taken into custody for violating travel restrictions, DIG Ajith Rohana also said.

Police have arrested 48 people, including the driver and conductor of the bus, the spokesman furthered. All the suspects are to be produced before the Ampara Magistrate’s Court.