Police arrest 491 people for violating quarantine rules
Wed, Sep 22, 2021, 12:28 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Sept 22, Colombo: Sri Lanka Police have arrested 491 people for violating quarantine laws in the past 24 hours, ending at 6.00 am today.
Accordingly, 76,636 people have been arrested so far for violating the quarantine laws following the imposition of quarantine curfew regulations on October 30 last year due to the COVID-19 epidemic.
The Police Media Unit said 55 vehicles were also taken into custody by the police yesterday.
Police say the operation is continuing.