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Delhi police informed on Tuesday that two members of Tablighi Jamaat have been booked for allegedly defecating in front of room of a quarantine centre in Narela in Delhi. The men, who hail from Barabanki in Uttar Pradesh, had attended the Markaz meet held in Nizamuddin, the police said.
As per the police, the case was registered on Saturday after sanitation staff at the quarantine centre about the men defecating in front of their rooms. The incident took place in front of room no. 212 on the second floor of the centre.
The FIR stated, “A sanitation worker and the House Keeping Supervisor reported the incident. The persons residing in the room are the suspects for the act, they did not follow the instructions of the health department and government to prevent the spread of the virus. The men put the life of others at risk by jeopardising the entire containment measure.”