Jalpaiguri, July 26: A five-day lockdown has started in Jalpaiguri municipal area from Monday to prevent corona infection.
The administration instructed the market and grocery stores to remain open from 8am to 11am and to close all shops except emergency services. However, various clothes shops were seen opening in the city on Tuesday.
When the owners of the clothes shops were asked about this, they said that it is not acceptable to close only the clothes shops and all the open ones. We want a full lockdown. Although the number of corona infections has increased in the city, the crowds have not decreased, traders said.
Others in the city on this day The same picture can be seen in the markets. In this regard, the police informed that the surveillance will be increased.