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    Mumbai's 2-km radius diktat: Cops seize 16k vehicles on Monday

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    The police had, on Monday, issued a diktat prohibiting people from moving beyond a 2-kilometre radius from their homes in a bid to contain the virus spread.

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    The traffic unit of Mumbai police seized 8,611 vehicles, comprising 1601 private cars, 6241 two-wheelers, 474 autorickshaws and 295 taxis on Monday, he added.
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    MUMBAI: A total of 16,291 vehicles were seized in Mumbai on Monday on the second day of a crackdown on journey distance violations amid the coronavirus outbreak, police said.

    The police had, on Monday, issued a diktat prohibiting people from moving beyond a 2-kilometre radius from their homes in a bid to contain the virus spread.

    The number of vehicles seized from the city's 12 police zones was 875, 654, 392, 430, 159, 1138, 1823, 187, 582, 461, 389 and 418, while port zone seized 172 vehicles, taking the total to 7,680, an official said.

    The traffic unit of Mumbai police seized 8,611 vehicles, comprising 1601 private cars, 6241 two-wheelers, 474 autorickshaws and 295 taxis on Monday, he added.
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    6 Comments on this Story

    Ahmad 12 days ago
    ridiculous
    Pratyay Bhaumik13 days ago
    Last night I went to Corona and asked his motive in India. He told in plain Bengali language " marbo kom daur karabo beshi " meaning " I may not beat you much, but I shall make you run a lot to tire you down ". I want to sleep again in the morning as today is again a holiday in Bengal .
    Jagdip Vaishnav13 days ago
    This 2 km radius has no logic.
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