Vendors

flashback: Vendors struggle to get the attention of shoppers on

the Chaguanas Main Road.

FOR many who consider themselves the “man in the street”, in the Borough of Chaguanas, tomorrow’s national budget is something to fear. They fear that pri­ces of goods—especially food—will rise while wages will remain the same and retail business declines.

The Sunday Express visited the Chaguanas Main Road where a number of vendors said they feel “no connection” to Government or the national budget as they feel the annual event is geared only at taxing the poor. “I don’t really have anything to say about the budget,” said vendor Jason Mohan with a shrug.

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