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Jewellers shut shops tomorrow to mourn Bal Thackeray's death

PTI  Mumbai, November 18, 2012
First Published: 12:11 IST(18/11/2012) | Last Updated: 12:17 IST(18/11/2012)

Jewellers across Mumbai will keep their establishments closed on Monday to mourn the death of Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray.

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"All retailers, wholesalers and jewellers will keep their establishments in Mumbai, including Zaveri Bazar, closed on Monday," said Kumar Jain, the vice president of Mumbai Bullion Association.

On a routine day, the retailers, wholesalers and bullion traders do a business of around Rs. 250 crore.

Jain said though the shops in Zaveri Bazar are usually shut on Sunday, they chose to close down on Monday also.


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