Mobile Court fines 11 in Chitalmari


Md. Kamruzzaman Khan Picklu, Chitalmari, Bagerhat:

A mobile court on Tuesday fined 9 people for not wearing masks and two people for mixing water in milk in Chitalmari in Bagerhat district.

The fine was imposed while the mobile court was conducted at 11 am on Tuesday, April 27.

Assistant Commissioner (Land) and Executive Magistrate Jannatul Afroz Swarna said a mobile court was conducted at Chitalmari Sadar Bazar on Tuesday morning to make people aware of the pandemic.

At that time, 9 people were fined Tk 2,000 under the Infection Control Act 2018 for not wearing a face mask. Besides, two women were fined Tk 2,000 under the Consumer Rights Protection Act 2009 for mixing water with milk.

Sanitary Inspector Vijay Kumar Mandal was present along with the Upazila Nirbahi Magistrate while conducting the mobile court.