• search

Ad hoc licenses of traders to be renewed in day or two: MCD

Written by: Staff

New Delhi, June 7 (UNI) The ad-hoc licenses of Delhi traders which were kept in abeyance due to the sealing and demolition drive will be renewed in a day or two, the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) today said.

A statement in this regard was made by MCD Commissioner A K Nigam in a meeting of the MCD Standing Committee.

The statement came after several members including Leader of the House Jitender Kochar, Congress Member Sanjay Puri and others demanded to know why the ad-hoc licenses of the traders had not been renewed even though the sealing and demolition drive had been put on hold for one year.

Congress member Sanjay Puri said the non-renewal of the licenses of the traders was leading to their unnecessary ''challaning'' by inspectors and adding to corruption.

On this, the standing Committee chairman Jai Kishen Sharma asked the Commissioner to make a statement on the issue.

The Commissioner stated that the licenses of the traders would be renewed in a day or two.

Earlier, on Saturday, the Commissioner, during a meeting convened by Union Urban Development Minister Jaipal Reddy, had assured traders that the ad-hoc licenses would start renewing soon.


For Daily Alerts
Get Instant News Updates
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more