Telangana permits retailers to remain open 365 days

The Telangana Government has a ready gift for retailers. Now, they can keep their shops open throughout the year.  The Government will now allow all the retail establishments in the state to remain open all 365 days of the year.

“The government, after careful examination of the matter, decided to permit all shops and establishments to stay open all 365 days of the year in Telangana state for a period of one year, subject to conditions,” the notification said.

The notification, however has some condition including giving employees a weekly off and restricting work hours to 8 hours a day and no more than 48 hours a week. The working hours of shops will be between 9 am and 11 pm.