Oct 28, 2020

Wholesale shops in Pettah open for 9 hours

Wholesale stores in the Pettah area are to open daily for a nine hour period from 5.00 am - to 2.00 pm.

In the backdrop of the prevailing situation, wholesale trade is being carried out with the participation of only half the usual amount of employees, says secretary of the Pettah Wholesale Traders Association - Mr. N. Ilamanathan.

Trade is carried out hygienically under the constant supervision of the Public Health Inspectors and there are ample stocks of all essential items at Pettah wholesale outlets, he added.