Finance Anmi urges Sebi to close stock markets for two days in view of COVID-19 Updated : March 25, 2020 07:21 AM IST The Centre on Monday requested chief secretaries of all states to exempt services of Sebi-regulated stock market entities as well as related workforce from the purview of lockdown. So far, only three states -- Maharashtra, Gujarat and Rajasthan -- have declared 'stock broking and depository services' as essential services. Anmi, has asked Sebi to issue necessary advisory to all state governments that they declare 'share broking and depository services' as essential services exempt from lockdown/curfew. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.