Strict restrictions have been imposed in Pimpri Chinchwad to lower down corona infection. A curfew has been imposed to prevent any threat to the health and lives of the citizens. Action was taken against those who continued to operate hotels, restaurants and hookah bars by violating curfew orders.
Under lockdown protocols, only shops for essential goods are allowed to operate from 7 am to 11 am on weekdays. Hotels and restaurants have been allowed to provide home delivery services. However, these 19 establishments were found to have been violating the rules.
On receiving information, police had deployed three squads to take action against them. The teams raided hotels, beer shops and restaurants in Hinjewadi-Maan, Pune-Bangalore Highway, Bavdhan area. Hinjewadi police had earlier submitted a written proposal to the Mulsi tehsildar before taking the legal action against these establishments.
The action was taken under the guidance of Commissioner of Police Krishna Prakash, Additional Commissioner of Police Ramnath Pokle, Deputy Commissioner of Police Circle Don Anand Bhoite, Assistant Commissioner of Police Shrikant Disley, Senior Inspector of Police Balkrishna Sawant of Hinjewadi Police Station, Inspector of Crime Ajay Jogdand, Assistant Inspector of Police Deshmukh Salunke, Khadke, Mudal, Kakade, Yalmar, police constable Parale, police Naik Mohite, Mohol, Ghadge, Jadhav, police constable Pawar, Pandhare, Sheikh.
List of sealed hotels, beer shops & restaurants –
1. Thekka Restro & Lounge, Bhumkar Chowk
2. Hotel Ashoka Bar & Resto, Hinjawadi
3. Mufasa Hotel, Bavdhan
4. Water 9 Multicuisine Restaurant & Lounge, Bavdhan
5. BottomsUp, Bhatewara Nagar, Hinjawadi
6. Rude Lounge, Hinjawadi
7. Hotel Greenpark, Bhunde Vasti, Bavdhan
8. Hotel Timo, Chandni Chowk, Bavdhan
9. Hotel Aswad, Near Indira College, Hinjawadi
10. Kavita Chinese Centre, Marunji
11. SP Family Restaurant, Hinjawadi
12. Hotel Shivraj, Punawale
13. Fortune Dining – Thikana, Hinjawadi
14. Yogi Hotel, Tathawade
15. Maharashtra Hotel Bhojnalaya, Marunji
16. Hotel Puneri, Bavdhan, Pune
17. Shri Chinese & Tandur Point, Maan
18. Yash Karan Beer Shop, Hinjawadi Pune