With the quick unfold of recent pressure of Covid-19 in a number of European international locations, the UK has enforced strict lockdown restriction so as to include the transmission of the novel virus.
(*31*) the rules, metropolitan law enforcement officials in London employed a barber to return to the Bethnal Green police station to chop their hair inside a police station amid the coronavirus-induced lockdown on 17 January.
After receiving a tip-off within the matter, the police division slapped a fantastic of £200 (Rs 20,000) on the officers for breaching coronavirus rules.
Expressing disappointment over the incident, native policing commander Detective Chief Superintendent Marcus Barnett stated “It is deeply disappointing and frustrating that my officers have fallen short of the expectation to uphold Covid-19 regulations.”
“Although officers donated money to charity as part of the haircut, this does not excuse them from what was a very poor decision. I expect a lot more of them,” Marcus Barnett stated, as quoted by CNN.
According to experiences, the 2 officers who have been concerned in organising the exercise are beneath investigation for misconduct. Meanwhile, the Metropolitan Police officers have all been given the penalty notices.