Navi Mumbai / Vashi-APMC: The APMC market has recently seen 70 new cases of coronavirus infections drawing the ire of a local MLA, the Mayor and NMMC Commissioner AB Misal, who blames the market administration for the growing crisis.
The APMC market had closed earlier in the wake of the coronavirus crisis but was reopened with assurance given by the market administration to follow social distancing norms and other protocols.
However, the recent spike in coronavirus cases in APMC market has drawn the ire of the Mayor, Jaywant Sutar, who has asked for the immediate closure of all the five markets. He also informed that he would be seeking the governor’s intervention to make sure that the market was shut.
Local BJP MLA Ganesh Naik expressed his support for the Mayor’s decision.
Meanwhile, NMMC Commissioner AB Misal informed that the APMC fruit market commenced business even when he had opined no to open them.
Last Updated on May 24, 2020 by lp@admin