Mumbai, April 22
Mumbai police’s humorous reply to a Twitter person, who needed to meet his girlfriend throughout the ongoing coronavirus-induced restrictions imposed by the Maharashtra authorities, has received the hearts of netizens.
At current, part 144 of the CrPC that prohibits meeting of 5 or extra folks at one place is in power in Mumbai and different components of the state to deliver down the COVID-19 circumstances. The metropolis police have additionally made it necessary for the autos in emergency/important providers to put up colour-coded stickers in a bid to restrict vehicular motion.
We perceive it’s important for you sir however sadly it doesn’t fall beneath our necessities or emergency classes!
Distance makes the center develop fonder & at the moment, you more healthy
— Mumbai Police (@MumbaiPolice) April 22, 2021
Police are implementing the prohibitory orders in a strict method and motion is being taken in opposition to the autos, that are out on the streets with none legitimate cause.
Against this backdrop, a Twitter person named Ashwin Vinod tagged the Mumbai police and tweeted that he needed to meet his girlfriend, and requested which sticker he ought to use for his car to transfer out.
“@MumbaiPolice what sticker should I use in order to go out and meet my girlfriend? I miss her,” he stated.
In its response, the Mumbai police stated his requirement doesn’t fall beneath the class of important or emergency providers, and requested him to keep at dwelling.
“We understand it’s essential for you sir but unfortunately it doesn’t fall under our essentials or emergency categories! Distance makes the heart grow fonder & currently, you healthier. P.S. We wish you lifetime together. This is just a phase,” the Mumbai police tweeted with the hashtag #StayHomeStaySafe.
The reply by the police was effectively obtained and broadly appreciated by the customers on the micro-blogging website.
“Very thoughtful reply in these trying times. Each person has their own essentials. Please keep us engaged with witty responses and we are forever grateful for your service! You take care of Mumbai like no one else does! All of you stay safe and healthy!” Twitter person Satyan Israni stated.
Meanwhile, one other Twitter person Sandeep Chauhan sought the police’s permission to meet his pal.
“I want to meet my friend this weekend in kandivali, I m based out of bhandup..which color tag I should use?? it’s been long since we met, I shall be travelling by my car,” he tweeted.
In the reply, town police tweeted, “A friend, who respects your taking precautions during COVID is a friend indeed. We are sure your friend will agree. Please stay home, we would not want to get unfriendly with you…” Both the tweets obtained 1000’s of likes and tons of of retweets inside a couple of minutes.
Mumbai police’s Twitter deal with has greater than 50 lakh followers. PTI