Police have registered a crime against some members of a film crew after an official was found in Palghar district of Maharashtra on Saturday to find more than one hundred people producing film sets without following the COVID-19 guidelines.
He said that the case was registered on Thursday. “The production of the film started at the Suncity ground in Vasai, Palghar, on 24 March. More than a hundred people at one time worked on the site. When a police team went there, it was found that none of the activists followed coronovirus norms such as wearing masks and maintaining social distance, ”he said.
“Therefore, a case against some members of the film crew under section 188 (disobedience to duly ordered by public servant), 269 (careless act which is likely to spread infection of any life-threatening disease) of the IPC. Was lodged, “Officer of Manikpur Police Station under Meera Bhayandar-Vasai Virar Police Commissionerate.
No one has been arrested in this connection. The police did not disclose any other details, such as the name of the film for which the set was being produced. Maharashtra reported 47,827 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, the highest daily count since the epidemic began, taking the state’s Cassielad to 29,04,076.