COIMBATORE: 24 hours after the model code of conduct came into force, the Coimbatore Jewellery Manufacturers Association give an appealed to the state election commission to not disturb their business. the Coimbatore Jewellery Manufacturers Association appealed for election officers to not detain or arrest people carrying jewellery or products, if they had all legal and required documents with them. the Coimbatore Jewellery Manufacturers Association also appealed to not to identity of detained products and person in the media, before their legal documents were verified.
The manufacturers Association said last time during state assembly elections, business came to a crushing break with people getting held in Madurai, Nagapattinam, Salem among others. Held high value products too were give back only after the model code of conduct, they added.