Bullion market closed due to protest against PAN card requirement

Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016,15:09 IST By Metrovaartha A A A

New Delhi | Bullion market today remained closed in the national capital because of the traders protest against government’s decision to make PAN card mandatory for transactions of Rs 2 lakh and above.

The government has made Permanent Account Number (PAN) card mandatory from January 1, for all transactions of Rs 2 lakh and above.

We have shut our shops to protest against the mandatory PAN card requirement, All India Sarafa Bazar Association Vice President S K Jain said. Yesterday, gold closed at over one-year high at Rs 28,585 per 10 grams, while silver regained Rs 37,000 per kg level.