GUWAHATI: After Assam health minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma informed about the lockdown in Guwahati from Sunday, people thronged markets in Guwahati to buy vegetables and grocery items.
The vegetable market at Sixmile today witnessed a considerable number of footfalls. However, people were strictly asked to maintain ‘social distancing.’
“I am a local resident of Sixmile. I have come out today to buy vegetables as all people will buy vegetables and there will be long queue tomorrow. Many people are buying vegetables today, all are thinking there will be too much rush tomorrow due to the lockdown from Sunday,” said a customer.
Buyers also thronged vegetable market at different parts of Guwahati.