Regularisation for weekly markets in S Delhi after 14 yrs
Hindustan Times Delhi|October 01, 2021
The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) has decided to initiate the process of regularising weekly markets in all its four zones, according to the instructions issued by the south body commissioner Gyanesh Bharti during a standing committee meeting on Tuesday.
Paras Singh

NEW DELHI:

The decision comes six months before municipal elections will be due in Delhi.

The last regularisation survey of weekly markets was carried out in 2007, when the city had a unified municipal body, and one weekly market was permitted in each municipal ward.

SDMC standing committee chairman Col (retd) BK Oberoi raised the matter during the meeting. According to the National Association of Street Vendors of India (NASVI), there are more than 1,000 weekly markets in Delhi, of which only 272 are regularised.

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