DCP South Delhi had warned the public by tweeting that the notice on the imposition of a fine is fake and hasn’t been issued by them.
This was dismissed by the Deputy Commissioner of Police, South Delhi who tweeted on 24 March saying that they have spotted a fake notice in the name of Delhi Police. He clarified that they have not issued any such advisory on the imposition of a fine for violation of Janata curfew.
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