9 of those FIRs have been registered at Mukherjee Nagar police station within the North-West district, in keeping with DCP North-West Vijayanta Arya, one was registered within the South district.
College students residing in PGs in Mukherjee Nagar and adjoining areas had complained that their landlords had been pestering them for lease regardless of the lockdown being in power.
In March, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had appealed to the landlords to not power tenants to pay lease for 2 to a few months, stating that his authorities pays for the lease if tenants usually are not in a situation to take action.
“I enchantment to all landlords to not power tenants to pay lease for 2 or three months. Please postpone it for a number of months. When the state of affairs turns into regular, if anybody is unable to pay, the federal government pays for them,” Kejriwal had mentioned whereas addressing a digital press convention.
The chief minister had additionally mentioned that strict motion can be taken in opposition to these landlords who power tenants to pay lease.
Kejriwal had additionally urged industrialists, businessmen, and all well-to-do households to assist the needy folks through the lockdown interval.
Final month, Delhi’s Well being and Household Welfare Division had directed district administrations and police to take strict motion in opposition to landlords and homeowners who’re forcing docs, paramedical workers and well being care personnel to vacate their rented residences in wake of coronavirus outbreak.
The division mentioned that “such behaviour” of landlords quantities to obstructing public servant in discharging their duties.