"I visited the market and found that the contractor was charging more money than allowed from those who parked their vehicles in the market. We had also received complaints regarding this," said Malhotra.
Malhotra also directed the contractor to ensure service lanes meant for fire-tenders is left free for movement. The contractor was allegedly allowing visitors to park on the service lanes. "I have warned the contractor and would take action in case the anomalies are not corrected soon," said Malhotra. Meanwhile the Tehbazari wing also picked up nearly 60 vehicles vehicles from Ferozepur road and challaned nearly 6 for wrong parking on service lanes.
To recover service tax, contractor was reportedly charging more than the agreed amount from motorists.