Barwani: Due to the surge in covid cases in Barwani town, the SDM Barwani Ghanshyam Dhangar moved the fruit and vegetable markets to the stadium premises in Talun village from today.

From now on, fruits and vegetables will no longer be auctioned at Pala Bazar, Dussehra Maidan and the premises of Mandi. Legal proceedings will be initiated against offenders under the Disaster Management Act.

SDM Dhangar informed that due to the lack of space in the fruit and vegetable market at the aforementioned places in the city, there was a crowd of people starting at 5 a.m. even due to which the infection took hold. is spreading rapidly in the city. In view of this situation, collector Shivraj Singh Verma gave instructions to move the fruit and vegetable market to a large open field without delay.

Therefore, he and city manager Kushal Singh Dudwe found after inspecting the rural sports complex in Talun village suitable for setting up the fruit and vegetable markets there from the same Sunday. Vegetable vendors will be able to buy fruits and vegetables in this market and sell fruits and vegetables in hand carts as they did before.