Street Vendors
Jharkhand  /  Published 17.02.21

Street vendors of Sakchi moved

The 400-odd footpath vendors of Sakchi market have finally been shifted to a new address from Tuesday - the sprawling Aambagan ground. The popular 'Mangala Haat', organised every Tuesday insi...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Opinion  /  Published 02.10.20

Tread carefully: Durga Puja with caution

Sir — In view of festivals in general and Durga Puja in particular, one would like to appeal to the state governments, the puja organizers as well as all right-thinking citizens to und...
By The Telegraph in

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.07.20

Sakchi footpath vendors get new address

The Aam Bagan grounds in Sakchi is the new address for its footpath vendors, after the Jamshedpur Notified Area Committee (JNAC) on Wednesday imposed a ban on such trade in an attempt to check the thr...
By Pinaki Majumdar in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.07.20

Over 200 shopkeepers protest eviction

    More than 200 vegetable and fruit sellers of Gomoh, who were earlier evicted from the Gomoh station road on Tuesday, drove away vegetable vendors of another area in the Purna Bazaar ar...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.05.20

‘How can we repay?’ Loan pitch leaves vendors in Jharkhand cold

More than 3 lakh street vendors of Jharkhand, who are facing an unprecedented financial crisis because of the lockdown to ward off the novel coronavirus threat, have termed the Centre’s loan facilit...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad


North East  /  Published 20.02.20

‘Illegal’ vendors evicted

The Guwahati Municipal Corporation on Thursday evicted “unauthorised” street vendors near Gauhati Medical College and Hospital at Bhangagarh here.According to the GMC officials, the vendors were a...
By Mohsin Khaiyam in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 22.01.19

Calcutta mayor draws hawker line for crossings

Hawkers will not be allowed to do business within 50ft of “important crossings” anywhere in the city and, wherever it is legal to set up stalls, tarpaulin or plastic cannot be used as a roof or pa...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.09.19

Passenger sheds turn shops

Most of the dozen-odd passenger sheds dotting various roads of the coal town are either in poor shape due to poor maintenance or have been converted into shops as autos do not stop there to pick up or...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

Odisha  /  Published 15.11.18

BMC cracks whip on violators

The municipal corporation has intensified its enforcement activities across the city for implementation of ban on use of plastic, mandatory use of Odia signboard and freeing footpath and cycle tracks ...
By Sandeep Mishra in Bhubaneswar

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.04.20

Off the streets, vendors stare at bleak future

Nearly 4,000 street vendors here, who depend on daily sales for their income, have been left in the lurch during the lockdown to ward off the novel coronavirus pandemic.Most of these street vendors do...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad


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