This was the fourth such shopper survey carried out within the final week to determine if the demand was being met by the present provide.
Carried out on March 27-28, the survey obtained 17,000+ responses. The numbers confirmed a marginal enchancment from March 25-26 when 61% of those that ordered important items on-line didn’t get them and 43% of those that went to native retail shops failed.
The survey said, “The important thing problem reported by shoppers is that many native retail shops are nonetheless closed and never delivering as a result of their homeowners and managers have nonetheless not obtained curfew passes. As well as, it has been reported that the shops are lacking an excellent share of their workforce as many have gone again to their hometowns/villages”.
It added that lack of clear directions to police and officers had additionally led to restrictions on motion of autos and other people engaged in carrying important items.