Coronavirus: Rs 500 fine for spitting on roads or in public places, says Gujarat Chief Secretary

Amid Coronavirus scare in the country, Gujarat Chief Secretary Anil Mukim on March 15 attended a review meeting chaired by Chief Minister Rupani. After the meeting he informed about the decision taken in the meeting. He said that a fine of Rs 500 fine will be imposed on anyone who will be caught spitting in public places. He added, "All the cinema halls and swimming pools in the state will also remain closed from 16th to 29th March.""All educational institutions - schools, colleges, tuition classes, angnawadi across the state will remain closed from 16th to 29th March. No teaching work will be done here but the teaching and non-teaching staff can come."