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COVID-19: Traders Union in Dehradun to shut shops on weekends

In view of rising COVID-19 cases in Uttarakhand, a traders' association -- Doon Udyog Vyapar Mandal -- has decided to shut all shops here on weekends, and operate till 7 pm on other days, said the District Magistrate (DM) on Thursday.

ANI | Dehradun (Uttarakhand) | Updated: 17-09-2020 23:59 IST | Created: 17-09-2020 23:59 IST
COVID-19: Traders Union in Dehradun to shut shops on weekends
Ashish Srivastava, DM, Dehradun (Photo/ANI). Image Credit: ANI

In view of rising COVID-19 cases in Uttarakhand, a traders' association -- Doon Udyog Vyapar Mandal -- has decided to shut all shops here on weekends, and operate till 7 pm on other days, said the District Magistrate (DM) on Thursday.

As per DM Ashish Srivastava, the Udyog Vyapar Mandal gave a representation to the district administration informing them about their decision.

"Doon Udyog Vyapar Mandal gave us a representation informing us of their decision to shut all shops on weekends and operate till 7 pm on other days. There's no such order from the administration, it's their decision," he said. (ANI)


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