Udhagamandalam: Uzhavar sandhai within the city will be shifted to Gandhi Maidan (Municipal ground) close to the ATC bus stand from Friday as half of the containment measures taken by the district administration.
Collector J Innocent Divya mentioned, “Vegetable shops will be set up in the open area on the municipal ground so that customers could maintain social distancing.”
She mentioned, “Shopkeepers are responsible for maintaining social distancing by customers. Otherwise, they will be asked to close their shops.”
There are over 100 vegetable distributors hooked up to the Uzhavar sandhai.
People discovered not sporting face masks within the public will be fined, she mentioned. tnn