Traders have reiterated their resolve to observe a strike across country on Sat 13th Jul’19, while the Punjab govt. has claimed that a faction of the business community has called off strike after 7-hour-long talks at the Punjab CM’s office. Punjab Minister for Industries has said that the anti-govt. trade organizations are propagating that CNICs will be demanded from every customer. This condition is only for the main dealers, not for the shopkeepers, and customers. Fixed tax system is being introduced for the sub-dealers and no tax is being imposed on small shopkeepers.