Kerala traders protest FDI in retail sector

The Centre had recently allowed 51 per cent FDI in multi- brand retailing and 100 per cent FDI in single brand retailing. The protest was called by Kerala Vyapari Vyavasai Ekopana Samithi, an independent organisation of traders and Kerala Vyapari Vyavvasai Samithi, an outfit of traders owing allegiance to Left parties.

Almost all the shops including medical stores and restaurants remained closed. However, restaurants and medical shops functioned in Pathanamthitta district.

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