Hawkers Public Hearing
More than one thousand hawkers representatives from various street markets of Delhi participated in a hawkers public hearing organized by Hawkers Joint Action Committee on 6th January in Delhi.
Nagraj Shetty of Saket, Joginder Sah of Okhla, Suryalal of Jangpura, Rupender of Lodi road, Sugan Pandey of South Ext, Laxmi Narayan of Madangiri, Santara Devi of Khan Market, Jhapari Devi of Malviya Nagar, Sunder Chouhan of Holy Family, Kamaluddin of Hauzrani, Munna Lal of kalka ji, Madho Singh of Sewa Nagar and Dilip of Janakpuri market were among those who spoke at length on how they are victimized by agencies of govt. including Delhi police, MCD, NDMC, PWD, DDA and DSIIDC.
Hawkers passed a resolution demanding:
1. Enactment of Street Vendors Bill
2. Implementation of Hon’ble Supreme Court order to follow street vendors policy 2009