Norms relaxed for traders in Tarn Taran

All shops allowed to open from 9 am to 1 pm on Friday

Norms relaxed for traders in Tarn Taran

Shops open on experimental basis in Tarn Taran on Friday.

Tarn Taran, May 7

Tarn Taran district administration on Friday allowed all shops and other establishments to remain open from 9 am to 1 pm on experimental basis. Earlier, only shops dealing in essential services were allowed to remain operational from 9 am to 5 pm in the wake of the Covid-19.

Deputy Commissioner Kulwant Singh and Senior Superintendent of Police Dhruman H Nimbale held a meeting with officials and members of market associations on May 6 and decided to give certain relaxations. The authorities said shopkeepers and customers must follow the health guidelines.

Shops dealing in milk products will stay open till 6 pm and chemist till 8 pm. The administration will allow a couple of chemists to remain open round the clock daily. Vendors need to get vaccinated and would be allowed to move after obtaining permission. — OC

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