Sixty-four small and medium markets of Chandni Chowk, Gandhi Nagar, Lajpat Nagar, Karol Bagh, Okhla, Shanti Mohalla, Pitampura, Jogiwada, Rohini among others, remained shut following the strike call.
Bhagwan Bansal, vice president, Delhi Hindustani Mercantile Association said the proposed hike in the Goods and Services Tax (GST) rates on textile and readymade garments will finish the business and also burn a big hole in common man’s pocket.
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