Chandigarh, June 28: – A meeting of Apni Mandi and Day Market Committee, Municipal Corporation Chandigarh was held here today under the chairpersonship of Smt. Chanderawati Shukla, councillor and attended other members of committee namely Smt. Sunita Dhawan, Sh. Jagtar Singh, Sh. Gurpreet Singh Dhillon and Sh. Rajesh Kumar and Sh. Ajay Kumar Garg, Executive Engineer, Roads Division-1 along with other officials of MCC.
The committee decided that details of Day Market sites alongwith deployed SDE concerned shall be circulated amongst the committee members.
It has been apprised by the member secretary that digitalisation of the day market has been introduced by Smart City for online payment of day market fee for which POS machine is to be issued to the concerned SDE and JE. All the SDE/JE have been directed to collect the POS machines from CAO office at the earliest for the online payment of day market fee.
The matter regarding starting of day market sites through contractors or licensee by draw of lots was discussed in the meeting but the same was deferred due to Covid-19 Pandemic. The day market will run through departments till further orders.
The committee members told that committee will inspect any day market site in the presence of SDE/JE concerned alongwith Enforcement Inspector concerned for proper supervision.
The committee members asked all the SDE and concerned staff to ensure proper cleanliness of each day market site.