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Chinese internet goes viral with memes as govt allows street hawkers

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Even as street vendors in India vanished overnight due to the ongoing pandemic and lockdown, the last few weeks have seen hawkers and street sellers sprout up in the cities of China. In a bid to revive the loss to the economy, the government in China has relaxed regulations for hawkers, allowing them to sell on the streets and get their business back on track. Previously, hawkers and street vendors weren’t allowed in cities.