Bhubaneswar: The Twin City Commissionerate Police sealed a resto-bar on Infocity Road of the capital city on Sunday for hosting a birthday party flouting social distancing norms and other Covid-19 protocols.
The bar owner has also been served a notice in this regard, said reports.
Acting on a tip-off, a team of Commissionerate Police conducted surprise raid in the bar and found a huge gathering partying and dining there. The party attendees were also found violating social distancing guidelines and many were also seen without masks.
(Further information in connection with the incident in awaited)
In a related incident, the Enforcement Team of BMC and Commissionerate Police conducted raids at Market Building here yesterday and sealed many shops and shopping malls violating the Covid-19 norms.
— COMMISSIONERATE POLICE (@cpbbsrctc) October 18, 2020
Earlier In August 28, a restaurant at Puri Bypass road was also sealed by the enforcement squad of BMC for violating COVID-19 guidelines. The restaurant was sealed for hosting a birthday party which was attended by over 60 guests.
(Edited By Pradeep Singh)