FTAP orders to close at least 40,000 shops till March 19 amid corona scare
Breaking news :-
The Federation of Trade Association of Pune (FTAP) has decided to close the trade market and shops for at least three days due to the coronavirus pandemic, starting Tuesday.
"A meeting was held on Monday by different members of FTAP. A decision was taken to close the trade market/shops proactively for the next three days (March 17, 18 and 19) to avoid the spread of coronavirus. However, essential items and medicines have been excluded from it. Further decision will be taken in the next meeting scheduled on March 19," FTAP Secretary Mahendra Pitaliya said.
About 40,000 shops will remain closed in the city following this decision, the secretary added.