The number of cyber crimes has increased since the lockdown started in Maharashtra between lockdown and corona infection. Through TikTok, videos promoting rape and acid attacks have recently gone viral. State Home Minister Anil Deshmukh has expressed confidence that the state cyber crime department will take strict action against those posting such material.
According to the data released by the Maharashtra Police in this case, there have also been many reports of an attack on policemen while on duty in lockdown, so far, around 823 accused have been arrested.
Reports of attack on 41 health officers have also come in the state so far. A total of 22,543 people have been detained in the state so far for violating the lockdown guidelines, 69,046 vehicles have been seized. Fines up to Rs 5,19,63,497 have been collected from these criminals.