Lockdown violated in Guwahati

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Published: August 16,2020 06:01 PM
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August 16, 2020: The lockdown norms were violated in Guwahati at several places during the weekend lockdown on Sunday.

August 16, 2020: The lockdown norms were violated in Guwahati at several places during the weekend lockdown on Sunday. Shops remained open and people came out in large numbers to do shopping while the total lockdown was in force.





At Maligaon, several shops remained open. Even markets were opened without any social distancing. People too thronged these markets to do shopping.





At Ganeshguri, vendors were seen selling fruits on the pavement without caring for the lockdown. However, they were later evicted by the police.





In some other places too, he lockdown was flouted. Meanwhile, the city is bracing up for the relaxed lockdown guidelines to be effective from Monday.