An owner of a power loom said on Monday that the business was revived in the wake of considering the financial woes of the laborers.

He said factory owners will only be able to pay their employees if business continues.

Some industrial units are screening their workers for the corona virus and making sure they follow the SOPs issued by the government as well. Punjab has reported more than 11,000 corona virus cases so far.

The Centre had allowed reopening certain businesses after Saturday (May 9) but hasn’t allowed reopening the textile industry.