Crisis in Ukraine: Amritsar traders ask for government help
Shaken by the impact of the ongoing war between Russia and Ukraine on the economy and trade, traders in Amritsar on Sunday appealed for government assistance to overcome their losses.
Shaken by the impact of the ongoing war between Russia and Ukraine on the economy and trade, Amritsar-based traders on Sunday appealed for government assistance to overcome their losses.
The Annual General Meeting of the Amritsar Distributors Association was held here, where their President Anil Kapoor and President Hira Lal Gambhir demanded interest-free financial assistance to businessmen in this financial crisis.
Kapoor claimed that the ongoing war between Russia and Ukraine has led to an increase in the prices of petroleum products and that every product has fallen into the grip of inflation.
Kapoor said that previously due to the pandemic and now due to rising prices of petroleum products, the condition of traders was deteriorating. Due to the increase in commodity prices, the purchasing power of the people has been affected, and the stocks of goods are increasing in warehouses. The drop in sales has also led to payment delays and as a result, distributors are headed for a financial crisis, he said.
Soon drive to regulate the movement of e-rickshaws in Lucknow
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Guv Malik: The country is heading for destruction
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To ensure transparency, Karnataka forms a committee to review the above bids ₹50 cr
The Karnataka government announced on Sunday the establishment of a three-member committee to review all the above tenders ₹50 crore in what appears to be an attempt to get rid of corruption allegations. Committee members will receive compensation of ₹2,000,000 and ₹1 lakh, respectively. Ramesh Jarkiholi was forced to resign after a woman accused him of a ‘jobs for sex’ scandal in March last year.
‘Man detained for clashes attended peace meetings to avoid arrest’
A man arrested in connection with communal violence in Jahangirpuri on April 16 attended “peace committee” meetings in the area after the clashes to ensure no suspicion was cast on him, the police said on Sunday. police a day after a Tabrez Alam was arrested as videos emerged on social media showing him giving a speech at a peace meeting. Contacted, Usha Rangnani, DCP (north-west), described the investigation as completely independent.