Drone identifies morning walkers in Kochi; 40 arrested
Kochi: As many as 40 people, who were out for morning walk and exercise, were arrested by police on Friday for violating lockdown rules. The arrests were made in accordance with Kerala Epidemics Diseases Ordinance.
The arrested persons including two women were seen on the walkway near Panampilly Nagar during the drone surveillance. Police had repeatedly warned them before.
According to the new ordinance they can be awarded upto two years of jail and Rs 10,000 as penalty.