- Tag results for Delhi sealing drive
The party will organise a 'Vyapar Bachao-Mazdoor Bachao' rally in Karol Bagh on Friday, convener of the campaign Mukesh Sharma said.
Sealing drive: Supreme Court asks Centre, Delhi government to constitute special task force to monitor illegal constructions
The SC bench proposed to constitute a special task force for monitoring all the issues arising out of unauthorised constructions.
Last week after a meeting, the AAP and the Congress had said that an all-party meeting would meet the Monitoring Committee to find a solution to the sealing drive.
The resolution, moved by AAP MLA Sourabh Bharadwaj, stated that the "unjustified" sealing is a direct consequence of the "negligence and inefficiency" of the DDA and the municipal corporations.
The BJP had alleged that traders were suffering because of the ongoing sealing drive as a result of the government's failure to notify these roads.
In a market in Old Double Storey area in south Delhi's Lajpat Nagar, where recently 350 shops were sealed, traders have been sitting on protest after that action.
The BJP Monday decided to boycott an all-party meet called by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal tomorrow to find a solution to problems being faced by traders because of an ongoing sealing drive.
Kejriwal has called for an "all-party meeting" at his residence to find solutions to the problems being faced by traders due to the sealing drive.
Under the drive, hundreds of commercial establishments have been sealed so far for alleged non-payment of conversion charges and violation of Delhi Master Plan.
Meeting the traders in Amar Colony against whom police had yesterday allegedly used force while they were protesting against sealing, he demanded that the Centre bring an ordinance to stop the drive.
The Supreme Court stayed any further progress by authorities to amend Delhi Master Plan 2021, which is aimed at granting protection from the ongoing sealing drive in the national capital.
The Centre has recommended amendments to Delhi's Master Plan 2021, including shifting of pubs, clubs and restaurants from residential areas.
It asked if an environment impact assessment was conducted before proposing to amend the city's Master Plan-2021, a move that would come as a big relief to traders facing the threat of sealing.
Hearing a matter related to sealing in Delhi, the apex court said it appeared that the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) was "succumbing to some pressure".
The party has been holding regular protests and media meets attacking the Centre, the civic bodies, the Delhi Development Authority --all controlled by the BJP-- and blaming them for the crisis.