Indian retail reels under coronavirus concerns
   Date :17-Mar-2020
Amid the rising number of coronavirus cases in the country, the order of closure of malls and multiplexes across many top cities by the respective state governments to prevent people congregating for any reason, has caused the organised retail scene there to come to a grinding halt, according to a property consultant. Ahmedabad, Bangaluru, Chennai, Delhi/NCR, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai and Pune have 126 malls sprawling over more than 61 million sq. Ft. Area, and more than 100 malls have multiplexes attached, property consultant Anarock Retail said.
“Wherever it has been mandated, there will therefore be a high number of establishments that need to shut down for operations.