The new policy was brought before the standing committee for approval earlier this week but was postponed because many of the other clauses, such as the need for sanctioned building plan certificates and pollution NOCs, were deemed too cumbersome for the traders.
A revised policy will be brought before the standing committee next week in which the new policy is likely to be passed.
East corp seals 71 factoriesIn one of its biggest sealing drive against small and medium industries running from residential areas, the east corporation sealed 71 factories in the last one month. Notices have been sent to more than 1,000 such units that will be shut in the coming few weeks.
The drive was conducted in areas such as Kerawal Nagar, Vishwas Nagar, Gandhi Nagar, Naveen Shahdara, Welcome Colony, Babarpur and Subhash Park. - HTC