As the country is reeling under the horrific second wave of COVID-19 pandemic, locals in Shivamogga thronged the Agricultural Produce Market Committee (APMC) market turning eyes from COVID-19 protocols.
COVID protocols including social distancing norms were flouted at the market.
Karnataka is observing Janta Curfew during the weekend to curb the spread of the virus.
A two-week lockdown will remain in place across the state between May 10 andMay 24.
Police kept strict surveillance and kept a check over vehicular movement amid lockdown in Karnataka's Shivamogga. They also did baton lathi-charge on lockdown violators. The lockdown has been imposed in the state due to surge in COVID cases and will remain in force in the state till May 24.
As Karnataka observed Janta Curfew during the weekend; people in large numbers thronged the Agricultural Produce Market Committee (APMC) market in Hubli to purchase vegetables. COVID protocols were flouted amid devastating second wave of pandemic. A two-week lockdown will remain in place across the state between May 10 and May 24.