Domestic traders bodyCAITon Friday asked theDelhi governmentto further extend thelockdownbeyond April 26 to controlcoronavirus infections. The Confederation of AllIndia Traders(CAIT) said that going by the current statistics, the situation is quite alarming.
“The CAIT has urged for extension of lockdown in Delhi beyond April 26… as and when the situation is improved, the lockdown can be lifted,” the confederation said in a statement.
It added that although lockdown will cause financial loss to traders and the economy, “yet we are of the considered opinion that in order to save the lives of the people of Delhi and protect them from any further spread of COVID-19, we have sought the extension”.
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