Due to Corona epidemic where lockdown has been imposed by Punjab government. Only essentials shops are exempted there. Only essentials shops will be open. After which the rest of the shopkeepers chanted slogans against the Punjab government at Fountain Chowk in Patiala. There, the shopkeepers said that the backbone of the shopkeepers was already broken with the corona, the shopkeeper was already being hit by the economic downturn and now the government has closed the shops and eliminated the shopkeepers. He appealed to the government to reopen all the shops whether they are kept for a few days or given limited time so that the shopkeepers can also take care of their homes.