Two hotels in Sylhet city have been fined for hosting weddings with more than 100 guests in violation of coronavirus restrictions.
A mobile court led by Sylhet District Administration Executive Magistrate Md Mezbah Uddin fined Hiltown Hotel Tk 1 lakh and Rainbow Guest House Tk50,000 today.
An individual, involved in arranging the wedding, was fined Tk10,000.
Mezbah said, "To tackle the worsening Covid-19 situation in the country, the government has imposed restrictions. However, the events at the hotels, where many people gathered, were in violation of the current Covid-19 regulations and should not have taken place."