Despite the fear of a third wave, people in Vizag are wandering at tourist places or more crowded areas without masks or maintaining social distance. Most of them are without masks at RK Beach, sitting at the beachside, playing at the beach.
Visakhapatnam District Collector, V Vinay Chand IAS, has ordered all the citizens to wear masks and maintain social distance, especially at tourist places. People who don’t wear masks will be fined Rs 100. Also, a toll free number will be launched to report about the people who don’t wear masks and can take photos of them and raise a complaint against them.
All the shopping malls in the city are instructed not to allow any one who doesn’t wear a mask.Shops and malls who allow people without wearing masks will be fined Rs 10,000 to Rs 25,000.71