Chandigarh, December 5:- A meeting of Town Vending Committee, Chandigarh was held in the conference room of MCC, here today under the chairmanship of Sh. K.K. Yadav, IAS, Commissioner, Municipal Corporation, Chandigarh.All members of TVC including Sh. V.N. Sharma, Mrs. Sangita Vardhan, Sh. Sita Ram, Sh. Ram Pal, representatives from traffic police, SSP, SDM’s and other officials of MCC were present during the meeting.
The committee approved the agenda item regarding cancellation of registration license of vending, who failed to clear their dues upto 30th November, 2019. The committee accorded ex-post facto approval of re-draw of lots for the vending sites whose sites has been cancelled due to non feasibility and phase IV draw of lots, held recently.
A representation of tandoor workers union, Chandigarh regarding conversion of vending category was also discussed and resolved that area wise survey will be conducted on later stage in this regard.
The committee also approved the report of sub committee constituted to review the case of street vending zone, sector 15, Chandigarh, wherein the sub committee recommended to retain the demarcated vending zone already approved by the Administrator in sector 15 as per approval of 21st TVC held on 8.11.2019 for earmarking suitable parking spaces in the vicinity of the vending zone and within vending zone by curtailing vending sites to widen existing parking.
It was also discussed and decided that a helpline will be started where general public can send the photographs of unauthorized vending locations and appropriate legal action will be taken by the MCC.