Imphal: Khurai Social Youth Club and women vendors at Lamlong Keithel (market) on Tuesday decided to shut down markets at Khurai Lamlong Bazar, which is a major market centre in Imphal East district.
The decision was taken in wake of Covid-19 crisis.
It was publicised by the volunteers of the club on Tuesday evening stating to shut down for some days.
It said the club volunteers would arrange market opening on rotation basis or to open local vending centres.
Imphal East on Monday recorded 122 Covid-19 positive cases and one death case.