A case has been registered against three persons who entered the Belagavi district from Maharashtra violating of the law and without obtaining an e-pass as per the lock-down guidelines said Dr. SB Bommanahalli DC Belagavi.
This is with regards to the 27-year-old infected woman (P-974), her husband, brother, and the driver has been booked at the Belagavi APMC police station on Thursday (May 14).
The woman had been brought to Belagavi from Maharashtra by her husband. Not only did they enter the district illegally without obtaining an e-pass, but they did not inform the officials of the health department.
Therefore, a complaint is lodged against the husband, brother, and driver of a COVID Positive woman under Section 269, 270, 188. 201, 202, r / w 34, and Section 3 of the Natural Disaster Management Act.
The infected woman has already been hospitalized and ten people who have come into contact with her have been placed in quarantine.
District officials have requested that the public be informed of any illegal arrivals from other states to the Control Room 0831-2407290 or the nearest police station at the District Office.