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Fresh clashes between Ravindra Jadeja’s wife Rivaba, sister Naynaba

Rivaba is with BJP, while Naynaba is with Congress  Rajkot: The political battle in the household of cricketer Ravindra Jadeja has been freshly fuelled by a clash between his wife Rivaba and sister Naynaba. It may be recalled that Rivaba is with the BJP while Naynaba is with Congress. While the former had joined the...

Gujarat government eases curfew for Janmashtami, Ganesh Chaturthi

Gandhinagar: Those wanting to join Janmashtami and Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations in temples and at public places can set aside curfew worries for some time. The Gujarat government has announced relaxation in curfew on the night of August 30 and from September 9 to 19. Currently, night curfew is in place in eight municipal corporations of...

Maskless cop penalizes citizens for mask violation!

A video of the cop penalizing citizens while not wearing a mask himself had gone viral Police later clarified that the cop was also fined Rs 500 The fine for not wearing a mask in public is Rs 1,000 from August 1 onwards. As the police across the state busy themselves nabbing offenders, a video...

Stopped for not wearing a mask, cricketer Ravindra Jadeja, wife argues with cop

Cricketer Ravindra Jadeja and his wife were caught in yet another controversy over the cricketer and his wife travelling without a mask. As per media reports Jadeja who was in his car with his wife was driving without a mask.  A lady constable stopped them at Kisanpara Chowk in Rajkot and questioned them as to...

No mask in public? Cough up Rs1,000 fine from August 11 onwards

Venturing out without a mask in public will earn you a fine of Rs1,000 from August 11 onwards.  Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Monday announced a court order that the fine for not wearing a mask will be Rs1000.   Earlier the fine for not wearing a mask was Rs200 it was increased to Rs500...

Without a mask? You’ll be fined Rs500 from Aug1

Not wearing a mask will attract a fine of Rs500 from August 1 onwards.  The state government has decided to impose a fine Rs500 on anyone found without a mask or spitting in public.   At present those found without a mask in public are fined Rs200 while the fine for spitting is Rs500. But...

AMC fine 758 offenders Rs5.09 lakh in a day

The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) on Monday earned Rs5.09 lakh as fine in a day from offenders for not wearing masks.  The fine was collected from 758 offenders in all. Among those fined were paan shop owners too.   Of the total Rs5.09 lakh collected, Rs3.79 lakh were from those who ventured out in the...

Surat civic body ups mask violation fine to Rs500

The Surat Municipal Corporation has now followed its counterpart in Ahmedabad in increasing the fine for not wearing a mask in public. Surat Municipal Commissioner Banchanidhi Pani in a notification said that anyone found in public without a mask will have to cough up Rs500 as fine. It has also said that wearing a mask...

Surat civic body ups mask violation fine to Rs500

The Surat Municipal Corporation has now followed its counterpart in Ahmedabad in increasing the fine for not wearing a mask in public. Surat Municipal Commissioner Banchanidhi Pani in a notification said that anyone found in public without a mask will have to cough up Rs500 as fine. It has also said that wearing a mask...

AMC ups fine for not wearing mask, spitting in public to Rs500

In an effort to ensure that the mask rule is followed religiously by its citizens, the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) has hiked the fine for not wearing a mask. It has also increased the fine for spitting in public. Ahmedabad continues to register the second highest number of COVID-19 cases in Gujarat although the number...

In a first, US President Donald Trump dons the mask in public

After making fun of those who wear masks and clearly stating that he would not wear one, US President Donald Trump wore a face mask in public for the first time on Saturday. Trump wore a dark mask featuring the presidential seal as he visited the Walter Reed military hospital outside Washington to meet wounded...

Rajkot police to fine selfies in public places sans a mask

Beware before taking that selfie and posting it on social media. The Rajkot police has said that anyone found clicking a selfie in a public place without a mask will end up having to pay a fine. Rajkot Commissioner Manoj Agrawal was quoted by the media as saying that the Cyber Cell of the city...