The Municipal Company Gurugram (MCG) on Tuesday mentioned it has distributed over 3,000 face masks to violators in several elements of the town in a bid to inspire folks to put on them voluntarily.The masks have been distributed freed from value to violators, as an alternative of a superb being issued on them. The distribution of masks was carried out on Monday and Tuesday as part of an consciousness drive on the instructions of the city native our bodies(ULB) division of Haryana.
Beneath the programme, officers from the sanitation wing of MCG visited their respective zones and handed out face masks to individuals who have been discovered with out one. They got the masks freed from value and have been informed to put on them voluntarily sooner or later. In accordance with MCG officers, masks have been additionally handed out to sanitation employees.
At the least 800 masks have been distributed in Zone-1, 19 in Zone-2 and 300 every in zones Three and 4. One other 1,500 masks got to sanitation employees, mentioned MCG officers.
“The marketing campaign was carried out as per the instructions of the ULB division of Haryana. This drive was noticed as challan-free days,” mentioned Vinay Pratap Singh, municipal commissioner, Gurugram, in a press release issued on Tuesday.
MCG normally imposes a superb of ₹500 to people who find themselves discovered with out masks in public locations. The apply goes to be resumed from Wednesday, mentioned officers of the civic physique.