Kerala Mall Shut After Shoppers Go Berserk & Violate Social Distancing To Grab Discounts

Even though the country has opened up post lockdown, the risk of catching infection has not subsided. At a time when India’s total tally of coronavirus cases has crossed 9.8 million, maintaining social distancing should be a mandatory decision for all. Yet, from crowded Mumbai locals to parties being hosted in places like Ludhiana and Delhi, some covidiots are still choosing to defy safety norms.

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As per a report in TOI, after a mall in Kerala’s Thiruvananthapuram offered heavy discounts on essential items and commodities, massive crowds gathered to avail the offers. Social distancing went for a toss as the huge crowd went berserk. Have a look:

Reports say that the district administration intervened and the mall was later shut and sealed on the same day. Moreover, a case was registered under the epidemic act for flouting and violating the social distancing guidelines.

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