The Office of the District Magistrate, Cachar has issued an order on Tuesday (24th June, 2020), assigning four magistrates, the task of carrying out extensive drive within the Silchar town and adjoining areas to detect persons moving around without wearing masks.
The order mentions that the magistrates are empowered to impose spot fines on people without masks (violators) as per order No. DDMA.39/CHR/2020/Part-X/49, dated 06/05/2020, issued by the DDMA, Cachar.
The magistrates who have been assigned for the drive are Abhilash Baranwal, IAS; Vibhor Agarwal, IAS; Devajyoti Gogoi, ACS and Maria Tamim, ACS. The drive has started at 10 am on Tuesday (23rd June, 2020).