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Maha: FIR against resort owner, manager for hosting revellers in violation of COVID-19 rules

The officer said a police team spotted revellers crowding the swimming pool at the resort when it reached the spot on a tip-off.

Published: 12th July 2021 05:47 PM  |   Last Updated: 12th July 2021 05:47 PM   |  A+A-

FIR, F.I.R., First Information Report

For representational purposes

By PTI

PALGHAR: An FIR was registered against the owner and manager of a holiday resort at Wada in Palghar district of Maharashtra for alleged violation of COVID-19 norms by allowing a group of people to use the facility, police said on Monday.

The accused duo on Saturday hosted a large group of revellers, comprising at least 100 people, who didn't adhere to the guidelines, Palghar Police PRO Sachin Navadkar said.

He said a case was registered under section 188 of the Indian Penal Code and the Epidemic Diseases Act.

Nobody arrested so far.

The officer said a police team spotted revellers crowding the swimming pool at the resort when it reached the spot on a tip-off.



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