NEW DELHI: Over 170 instances had been registered and 3,531 people detained within the nationwide capital on Sunday for violation of presidency orders in the course of the lockdown imposed to fight coronavirus, police stated.

In response to the info shared by the police, 176 instances had been registered beneath part 188 (for disobedience to order duly promulgated by public servant) of the Indian Penal Code until 5pm.


A complete of 3,531 people have been detained beneath part 65 (individuals sure to adjust to affordable instructions of cops) and 388 autos impounded beneath part 66 of the Delhi Police Act, they acknowledged.

A complete of 782 motion passes have been issued, the police stated.


Prime Minister Narendra Modi had introduced an entire lockdown throughout the nation for 21 days on March 24 to curb the unfold of coronavirus.

A complete of 51,602 people have been detained to this point within the nationwide capital for violating orders beneath part 65 of the Delhi Police Act, the police stated.

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