Akaltara city ​​dwellers were constantly demanding lockdownafter finding Corona infected patient. For this, a meeting was also organized by Chhattisgarh Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Divisional Chamber of Commerce. The district administration was recommended to lockdown the city.

Today, it was decided by the trade unions to hold the entire lock down from September 11 to 15, considering the city as a container zone. All commercial establishments will be closed from 11 to 15 September. The government will be allowed to open only the shops of the previously declared essential commodities for the container zone.

Chhattisgarh Chamber of Commerce President Vijay Kedia and Secretary Manoj Goyal said that it has been decided to keep the lockdown from September 11 to 15 in view of the ever increasing corona infection in the city. In the meantime, shops of essential commodities will be opened as per the rule made for Containment Zone by the government.