A day after collector K Rajamani created awareness on Covid-19 precautionary measures at Gandhipuram bus stand, corporation commissioner Kumaravel Pandian inspected the measures being taken up in the central zone on Thursday.
The commissioner slapped a fine of Rs 5,000 on owners of construction sites where workers were not wearing masks. He stopped motorists and instructed them to wear masks even while commuting. Pandian collected Rs 500 each from four people for not wearing masks. He requested denizens to understand the seriousness of the virus and cooperate with the government to prevent its spread.TNN