Amar Ujala Network, Shimla
Updated Sun, 22 Nov 2020 02:39 PM IST
Market closed in Shimla on Sunday.
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In view of the increasing cases of Corona infection, most of the city’s traders supported the closure of the market. Markets remained closed on Sunday. In the festive season, the district administration had allowed the market to be kept open on Sunday on the demand of the city businessmen. But this will not be allowed from this Sunday. Traders also have not asked permission to keep the market open on Sunday. They say that it is necessary to close the market to enforce labor laws and avoid corona infection. The awareness campaign was conducted in the city in association with Shimla Vyapar Mandal Police Department. Under this, awareness stickers are being installed outside the shops of the city. In this, businessmen are being encouraged to wear masks and maintain social distance.
Rules required to be followed: Singh
Shimla Business Division President Indrajit Singh said that it is necessary to follow the rules to avoid corona. Businessmen are also being made aware of this. Said that traders will keep the market closed on Sunday.
Markets will not open now: DC
DC Aditya Negi said that markets will no longer be open on Sunday. This system has been implemented from this Sunday. During the festive season itself, markets were allowed to open on Sundays, but now the markets will be closed on Sundays as before.