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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Some states moved court with inflated 02 demand: Mandaviya
Punjab reported four suspected deaths due to lack of oxygen during the second Coronavirus disease (Covid-19) wave, of the 19 states that responded to Union government's request to share the number of such deaths, Union health minister Mansukh Mandaviya told Parliament on Friday.
HELP IMPLEMENT CONSTITUTION'S SPIRIT: SHAH TO IPS PROBATIONERS
Union home minister Amit Shah on Friday interacted with 122 probationary officers of the Indian Police Service (IPS) in Delhi and asked them to discharge their duties by rising above the attitude of 'what is there for me, why should I care'.
Fintech revolution needed for financial empowerment: PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday called for a "fintech revolution" to achieve financial empowerment of every single citizen, and said the country has made significant progress in this area because of people's trust in the Indian digital ecosystem.
Delhi's air marginally cleaner day after drizzle, strong winds
Delhi's air quality improved on Friday after isolated rain and stronger winds cleared up pollutants on Thursday night, said officials from the India Meteorological Department (IMD).
Consider vaccine booster shots for 40+: Expert panel
India's genomic sequencing consortium has suggested that booster shots of the Covid-19 vaccines be administered to people over the age of 40 years, targeting those who are at the highest risk of exposure and severe disease, as one response to the new Omicron variant of the Sars-CoV-2 virus that causes coronavirus disease (Covid-19).
Akhilesh backs Didi in Opposition jigsaw
Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav on Friday welcomed West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee's initiative to forge a national front against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), appearing to throw his weight behind the Trinamool Congress (TMC) that kept up its high-decibel attack on the Congress for a third straight day.
Rain has little impact as air quality turns severe
Delhi's air quality deteriorated to the "severe" category on Thursday, with the slight drizzle recorded in the city having little impact on clearing up the pollution.
Ogbeche's strike helps Hyderabad hold Jamshedpur
In a gripping game of two halves, Jamshedpur FC were held by Hyderabad FC in a 1-1 draw in the 2021-22 Indian Super League (ISL) at the Athletic Stadium in Bambolim on Thursday.
Open, shut case: Umpteen closures widening learning gap, say schools
The repeated closure of schools is harming learning and adversely impacting the mental development of children, heads of schools in the national capital said on Thursday, after the state government's latest closure order, which came after censure from the Supreme Court over Delhi's hazardous air quality levels.
Mamata likely to join Akhilesh's rath yatra in Lucknow
West Bengal chief minister and Trinamool Congress (TMC) president Mamata Banerjee is likely to join the Samajwadi Vijay Rath Yatra in Lucknow in support of Akhilesh Yadav as the next chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, party officials aware of the matter said on Thursday.
THE CAB RIDE
I sat in the cab on my way to the airport as the driver zoomed over Delhi’s wide roads. The sun was rising over the horizon as a new day dawned – quite literally, as election day approached the city of Delhi.
The Birds of Kanha
RAJESH MENON is a photographer from Delhi, who specializes in images from nature. Here he shares some of the beautiful birds of Kanha Shanti Vanam, the 1300 acre property outside Hyderabad, India, that is the international headquarters of the Heartfulness Institute. It is also a green sanctuary.
ANIRUDH DHANDA explores the way memories trigger heartfelt events and people from the past, and remind us of situations that evoke emotional responses. Is this what being human is all about?
El derecho a estar segura
Desde que un ataque horrendo conmocionara a India, las mujeres de ese país han demandado -y obtenido- más protección frente al acoso y el abuso en espacios públicos,
Building A Sporting Nation
Marathons are changing the shape of the nation. We ask the brains behind the Delhi and Mumbai Half Marathons, how exactly.
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CM flags off Ayodhya pilgrim train with 1,000 senior citizens
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal interacts with pilgrims in the special train
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‘Omicron can evade immunity derived from past infection'
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Delhi HC: No embargo under CGST Act restraining pre-arrest bail
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