SUBJECT :Environmental News 

 The Chandigarh police today carried out a special drive to check all city parks between 6 pm and 9 pm.

Under the drive, 36 cases of the Excise Act, 10 cases of the Gambling Act and one case of the NDPS Act was registered at different police stations. The police also challaned 18 people for smoking at public places.

Police officials said 747 people sitting at the parks were verified. Apart from this, 50 vehicles were challaned for various offences during the three-hour long drive. 

Source: The Tribune, Chandigarh