Birthday party celebration During night curfew, 12 vehicles confiscated

Bhubaneswar: Coronavirus infection is on the rise across the state. The state government has taken a number of steps to address the issue. A curfew has been imposed since 9pm to break the chain of infection. The government has asked residents to stay at home during the night curfew. But during the night curfew, several young men were seen celebrating their birthday. Commissionerate police has seized as many as 12 vehicles which were illegally parked on
road on Thursday. The vehicles were parked together for a birthday party flouting the norms of the night
curfew and Covid-19 protocols. Sources said, a get together was organized at a place under the Khandagiri police
limit today without any intimation to police. At least 12 vehicles were parked on the road for attending the
birth day party. Meanwhile, it came to the notice of the Police Commissioner, Soumendra Priyadarshi and he directed police to initiate legal action against the offenders. Acting on it, police rushed to the spot and seized 12 vehicles from the spot.