The State Government of Gujarat has issued a notification exempting retail establishments in the state from weekly closure as mandated by the Gujarat Shops and Establishments Act, provided they comply with the statutory requirements laid down by the government in the notification.
The notification is valid for a period of two years. The Government has also allowed retailers to keep their stores open till 11 pm. Please click here to view the notification.
Various members had approached RAI to represent the issue to the State Government. Please click here to view the representation.