Man lowers mask to eat peanuts; police slaps fine of Rs 500


Representative image | Photo: Mathrubhumi

Kottarakkara: The police fined a man after he lowered his mask to eat peanuts. A man hailing from Thottammukku was levied Rs 500 as fine.

The person was waiting for bus at Kottarakkara private bus stand. As he could not pay the fine, the police took him to police station. Later, a political activist helped the person to get bail.

The man was fined when he was returning after daily labour at Chaliyakkara estate for Rs 600. He was fined for not wearing mask properly and for not maintaining social distance.

Reacting to the incident, the person said that he only bought the peanut and tried to eat it as the bus to Thottammukku was a little late.

Add Comment
Related Topics

Get daily updates from Mathrubhumi.com

Youtube
Telegram
Disclaimer: Kindly avoid objectionable, derogatory, unlawful and lewd comments, while responding to reports. Such comments are punishable under cyber laws. Please keep away from personal attacks. The opinions expressed here are the personal opinions of readers and not that of Mathrubhumi.