North Goa shacks begin winding up business ahead of season end as Covid-19 cases continue to surge

One of the most turbulent of all seasons for beach shack owners in the Calangute-Candolim beach-belt has practically come to an end. Most of the 200-odd shacks in the tourism hub are already winding up operations in the midst of a record fresh surge in Covid-19 cases, which has resulted in a precipitous drop in the arrival of tourists.