320 factories restart operations amid lockdown27 July 2021
Business Desk :
More than 320 factories, which are out of lockdown purview, were reopened on Monday.
The factories include those engaged in manufacturing medicines, food, oxygen, electricity, processed leather and medical equipment.
Sources in the Industrial Police said fines were being imposed if there was any attempt to open factories beyond the government-permitted criteria.
A senior police official told that 320 to 330 factories were operating under the purview of the Industrial Area Police on Monday.
He also said that the owners of two garment factories on Sunday and one sporting goods factory this morning were fined for reopening their factories illegally.