Published On : Tue, Apr 6th, 2021

Fumed over restrictions, Nagpur retail traders stage protest against lockdown

Nagpur: Scorning the fresh norms issued by the Administration in the wake of the novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) outrage in the district, the retail traders in the city staged a protest against lockdown imposed by the Maharashtra Government.

Stating the lockdown imposed till April 30 as a death warrant for businesses, the traders thronged Shahid Chowk in Itwari to express their anguish.

As per new lockdown guidelines, the state will remain under a complete weekend lockdown and extend night curfew, effective from Monday. The night curfew in Maharashtra will remain in force from 8 pm to 7 am every day. Traders claim this would be fetal for their businesses as they are already in debt.