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After HC warning, markets in Delhi say onus also on shoppers to be responsible

  • Traders’ associations said that though they have adopted different measures to control crowding and ensure social distancing, more cooperation was needed from shoppers, especially youngsters, who are “often spotted without masks”.
Taking cognisance of images of crowded marketplaces in the city, the Delhi high court on Friday called for stricter restrictions to prevent the spread of coronavirus. (PTI Photo/Ravi Choudhary)(PTI)
Taking cognisance of images of crowded marketplaces in the city, the Delhi high court on Friday called for stricter restrictions to prevent the spread of coronavirus. (PTI Photo/Ravi Choudhary)(PTI)
Updated on Jun 19, 2021 04:59 AM IST
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By Sadia Akhtar, New Delhi

Delhi HC declines interim relief to Khan Market restaurateur Navneet Kalra

“I am persuaded by the reasons given by the trial court which is a valid ground for me not to grant any interim protection now,” Justice Subramonium Prasad said.
Delhi police on May 7 (Friday) raided two restaurants in the city’s Khan Market area -- Khan Chacha and Town Hall restaurants -- from where 105 oxygen concentrator devices were recovered.(HT Photo )
Delhi police on May 7 (Friday) raided two restaurants in the city’s Khan Market area -- Khan Chacha and Town Hall restaurants -- from where 105 oxygen concentrator devices were recovered.(HT Photo )
Updated on May 14, 2021 03:21 PM IST
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By hindustantimes.com | Reported by Richa Banka | Written by Srivatsan K C, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Delhi court reserves order on Navneet Kalra's anticipatory bail plea

Navneet Kalra filed a pre-arrest bail after the seizure of 524 oxygen concentrators from three of his restaurants. Investigators said that they have evidence which shows the concentrators were bought for 14,000-15,000 and sold at 70,000-75,000. The order will be pronounced on Thursday.
Police personnel during a raid at Khan Chacha restaurant in New delhi, in which boxes of oxygen concentrators were recovered.(PTI File Photo)
Police personnel during a raid at Khan Chacha restaurant in New delhi, in which boxes of oxygen concentrators were recovered.(PTI File Photo)
Published on May 12, 2021 05:56 PM IST
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By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

No court relief for Khan market restaurateur caught in black marketing case

The matter, which was to be taken up on Monday, was pushed back by a day because the police said they did not get a copy of the bail application.
Navneet Kalra has been on the run since the recovery of 524 oxygen concentrators from three of his restaurants — Khan Chacha, Town Hall and Nege & Ju between Wednesday and Friday, according to investigators.(HT Photo)
Navneet Kalra has been on the run since the recovery of 524 oxygen concentrators from three of his restaurants — Khan Chacha, Town Hall and Nege & Ju between Wednesday and Friday, according to investigators.(HT Photo)
Published on May 12, 2021 03:58 AM IST
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By HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Delhi court to hear today Navneet Kalra's bail plea in oxygen concentrator case

The Delhi Police said a day ago that they have got a lookout circular (LoC) issued against Navneet Kalra, owner of Khan Chacha, Town Hall, and Nege & Ju restaurants in Khan Market and Lodhi Colony, from where 137 oxygen concentrators were seized following raids last week.
Delhi Police sealed Khan Chacha restaurant after oxygen concentrators and other medical supplies being black marketed were seized from here in Khan Market, in New Delhi, India, on Friday, May 7, 2021. (Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)
Delhi Police sealed Khan Chacha restaurant after oxygen concentrators and other medical supplies being black marketed were seized from here in Khan Market, in New Delhi, India, on Friday, May 7, 2021. (Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)
Published on May 11, 2021 10:56 AM IST
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By hindustantimes.com | Written by Joydeep Bose

Hoarding of oxygen devices: Look-out circular against Khan Market restaurateur

Navneet Kalra has been on the run since the recoveries of the concentrators between Wednesday and Friday, according to investigators.
On Monday, Navneet Kalra moved a city court seeking anticipatory bail in the alleged cheating and criminal conspiracy case that was registered at the Lodhi Colony police station last week. In picture - Police personnel during the raid at Khan Chacha restaurant.
On Monday, Navneet Kalra moved a city court seeking anticipatory bail in the alleged cheating and criminal conspiracy case that was registered at the Lodhi Colony police station last week. In picture - Police personnel during the raid at Khan Chacha restaurant.
Updated on May 11, 2021 01:54 AM IST
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By HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Delhi court denies interim relief to Navneet Kalra, matter to be heard tomorrow

The two restaurants, namely Khan Chacha and Town Hall, are owned by businessman Navneet Kalra, who is allegedly on the run. Kalra is accused of the alleged black marketing of oxygen concentrators in the national capital, Delhi, amid the deadly Covid-19 outbreak.
Delhi Police sealed Khan Chacha restaurant after oxygen concentrators and other medical supplies being black marketed were seized from here in Khan Market, in New Delhi, India, on Friday, May 7, 2021. (Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)
Delhi Police sealed Khan Chacha restaurant after oxygen concentrators and other medical supplies being black marketed were seized from here in Khan Market, in New Delhi, India, on Friday, May 7, 2021. (Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)
Published on May 10, 2021 11:44 AM IST
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Police raid Khan Market restaurants, seize O2 devices

According to Delhi Police, these restaurants are owned by Navneet Kalra, a businessman who also owns Dayal Opticals.
While 96 oxygen concentrators were seized from Khan Chacha, another nine were found illegally stored at Town Hall. In picture - Police personnel in a raid at Khan Chacha restaurant in New Delhi.(PTI)
While 96 oxygen concentrators were seized from Khan Chacha, another nine were found illegally stored at Town Hall. In picture - Police personnel in a raid at Khan Chacha restaurant in New Delhi.(PTI)
Published on May 08, 2021 03:16 AM IST
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By HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Markets unaffected by chakka jam, but turnout low

Sanjeev Mehra, president of Khan Market Traders association, said all shops operated as usual in the upscale market.
Connaught Place to remain closed on Tuesday, January 26. (HT archive)(HT_PRINT)
Connaught Place to remain closed on Tuesday, January 26. (HT archive)(HT_PRINT)
Published on Feb 07, 2021 12:05 AM IST
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By HT Correspondent, New Delhi

Delhi: Exits to 4 Metro stations closed to control New Year’s Day crowds

DMRC officials said that gates to Khan Market, Supreme Court, Central Secretariat and Mandi House were closed on the directions of Delhi Police
CISF personal stand guard outside Central Secretariat Metro station.(Amal KS/HT PHOTO)
CISF personal stand guard outside Central Secretariat Metro station.(Amal KS/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Jan 01, 2021 03:40 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Zara Khan

Exit gates of Khan Market, Pragati Maidan, Central Secretariat, Mandi House Metro stations closed due to safety reasons

According to an order issued late on Wednesday, over five people are not allowed to assemble at public places in the Capital from 11pm on Thursday to 6am on Friday, and then again from 11pm on Friday to 6am on Saturday.
There was no restriction on gatherings in residential premises. The order made it clear that there was no restriction on interstate and intrastate movement of people and goods.(ANI)
There was no restriction on gatherings in residential premises. The order made it clear that there was no restriction on interstate and intrastate movement of people and goods.(ANI)
Updated on Jan 01, 2021 02:18 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com| Edited by Susmita Pakrasi

2020 - The year of the pandemic: From lockdown to slow release

For a city that is always industrious, hard at work, assiduously getting through the tasks of the day, Delhi had to adapt, and adapt fast, to a change in rhythm.
Updated on Dec 25, 2020 06:46 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | By Mayank Austen Soofi

Not making the cut: How coronavirus killed tailoring

These suave, English-speaking tailors, many of who learnt their craft in London, say they survived the ready-made revolution in the 1990s and the 2008 financial crisis—but the pandemic has pushed them to the brink.
Khan Market’s Grover Tailors, which had earlier stitched for foreign dignitaries, including presidents, has suffered an 80% drop in business.(Amal KS/HT PHOTO)
Khan Market’s Grover Tailors, which had earlier stitched for foreign dignitaries, including presidents, has suffered an 80% drop in business.(Amal KS/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Dec 14, 2020 04:04 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Manoj Sharma

Delhiwale: Khan Market’s most enduring chai

In the Capital’s most upscale shopping enclave, cafes and restaurants are as super-expensive as the rest of the market. Consider the humble chai. A famous Khan Market cafe used to charge 155 (plus taxes) for one cup.
With one arm holding the deliciously-chipped chai kettle and the other carrying a stack of paper glasses, JP can be seen throughout the day busily walking about the market lanes.
With one arm holding the deliciously-chipped chai kettle and the other carrying a stack of paper glasses, JP can be seen throughout the day busily walking about the market lanes.
Updated on Nov 21, 2020 05:10 AM IST
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By Mayank Austen Soofi

Spectator by Seema Goswami: Page-turners

Here’s a list of the books that have kept me entertained over the last month
With nowhere to go and no one to see, many of us have rediscovered our love of books and of reading(Illustration: Aparna Ram)
With nowhere to go and no one to see, many of us have rediscovered our love of books and of reading(Illustration: Aparna Ram)
Published on Oct 18, 2020 07:03 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | By Seema Goswami

Spectator by Seema Goswami: The new normal

Taking baby steps back into a post-Covid world
For a coffee meet with girlfriends, refrain from kissing and hugging, and take off the masks only to sip the cappuccinos!(Illustration: Aparna Ram)
For a coffee meet with girlfriends, refrain from kissing and hugging, and take off the masks only to sip the cappuccinos!(Illustration: Aparna Ram)
Published on Oct 04, 2020 07:10 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | By Seema Goswami

Kejriwal says govt working with banks to provide ease loan process for traders

On Sunday’s session, Kejriwal further said, “Delhi has several industrial areas and wholesale markets which produce or trade in some specific products. For them, we shall work on starting a portal which could help connect them with other traders in other states and other countries.”
In a web interaction with traders from across the city, the chief minister shared a broad road map for the revival of Delhi’s economy in the light of the Covid-19 pandemic.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)
In a web interaction with traders from across the city, the chief minister shared a broad road map for the revival of Delhi’s economy in the light of the Covid-19 pandemic.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Aug 24, 2020 12:11 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Abhishek Dey

The making, unmaking and remaking of Mehar Chand Market

The story of the making and unmaking and the possibility of remaking of the Mehar Chand Market has been full of turns, both fortuitous and fateful.
South Delhi Municipal Corporation has proposed a redevelopment plan for Mehar Chand Market(Amal KS/HT Photo)
South Delhi Municipal Corporation has proposed a redevelopment plan for Mehar Chand Market(Amal KS/HT Photo)
Updated on Aug 17, 2020 10:19 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Manoj Sharma

Meharchand Market to soon be redeveloped with ‘uniform look’

The market -- originally set up to settle refugees from Pakistan after Partition and named after Mehr Chand Khanna, who was Union minister of rehabilitation in the 1950s -- will be redeveloped according to the Master Plan of Delhi 2021, with shops getting a floor area ratio (FAR ) of 350 compared to the present FAR of 150.
According to SDMC, the existing shops will be demolished and reconstructed by the traders themselves.
According to SDMC, the existing shops will be demolished and reconstructed by the traders themselves.
Updated on Aug 11, 2020 11:34 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Ashish Mishra

Delhiwale: Chasing the monsoon sights

In the day, the sky remains somewhat ordinary, cloaked in boring rain clouds. But as the evening unfolds, the sharp colours of the sunset (the sun being invisible all this while) often manages to break through the clouds, and drenches the air with hues of red, pink, orange and blue, so ethereal that it overwhelms the senses of the lucky few who manage to register this passing beauty.
Delhi sees these kind of skies every year during the monsoon months.(HT Photo)
Delhi sees these kind of skies every year during the monsoon months.(HT Photo)
Updated on Aug 04, 2020 07:29 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Mayank Austen Soofi

Delhiwale: Our lady of Khan Market

Joban, a lady who calls Khan Market home, tells us about her ambitions
Joban is one of the very few persons on Earth who call Khan Market a home.
Joban is one of the very few persons on Earth who call Khan Market a home.
Updated on Jul 17, 2020 04:17 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Mayank Austen Soofi

Delhiwale: The masks of Chawri

The pandemic-era face wear spreads to the lanes and footpaths of the every man’s bazaar
(HT Photo)
(HT Photo)
Updated on Jul 16, 2020 02:11 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Mayank Austen Soofi

Delhiwale: The coolest guy in Khan Market

Enjoying a most enviable reputation in Delhi’s most upscale hang-out, Baldev is known as the “coolest guy in Khan Market”.
Baldev is a banana seller in Khan Market, since 1984.(HT photo)
Baldev is a banana seller in Khan Market, since 1984.(HT photo)
Updated on Jun 27, 2020 06:47 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Mayank Austen Soofi

Traders’ body says all major markets in Delhi will stay open for now

With the number of Covid-19 cases rising in the city, speculation was rife that the government could impose restrictions again in some form, forcing Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain on Friday to allay such concerns.
A view of Khan Market after lockdown restrictions were relaxed in New Delhi.(Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)
A view of Khan Market after lockdown restrictions were relaxed in New Delhi.(Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Jun 15, 2020 02:11 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Vatsala Shrangi

Spectator by Seema Goswami: The new normal

It’s time to take baby steps back into the world; no matter how nervous it makes us
Drive down Delhi’s Amrita Shergill Marg to see the amaltas flowering in all their glory(Illustration: Aparna Ram)
Drive down Delhi’s Amrita Shergill Marg to see the amaltas flowering in all their glory(Illustration: Aparna Ram)
Published on Jun 14, 2020 12:06 AM IST
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Hindustan Times | By Seema Goswami

Popular joints in Khan Market forced to shut shop in face of mounting losses due to lockdown

The stores included a two-decade old cafe and bookstore, Full Circle and Cafe Turtle, an Asian restaurant, Side Wok and another barbeque restaurant, Smokeys BBQ and Grill.
Full Circle and Cafe Turtle at Khan Market.
Full Circle and Cafe Turtle at Khan Market.
Updated on Jun 07, 2020 11:51 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Soumya Pillai

ED headquarters sealed after 5 staff test Covid-19 positive

The employees were found infected after the agency carried out section-wise testing at its headquarters in the wake of some Covid-19 cases being reported from other floors of the Lok Nayak Bhawan in Khan Market, where the ED office is located.
All the ED employees who were found infected with Covid-19 after proactive testing are asymptomatic, officials said.(HT FILE PHOTO.)
All the ED employees who were found infected with Covid-19 after proactive testing are asymptomatic, officials said.(HT FILE PHOTO.)
Updated on Jun 06, 2020 05:33 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Sohini Sarkar

Delhiwale: Ghosts of Khan Market

A lockdown evening in one of the country’s most famous shopping destinations
One of Delhi’s most upscale shopping destinations, it has been for years a place to see and be seen. But these days, it is as quiet and unhappening as the adjacent Jewish graveyard.(HT)
One of Delhi’s most upscale shopping destinations, it has been for years a place to see and be seen. But these days, it is as quiet and unhappening as the adjacent Jewish graveyard.(HT)
Published on Apr 23, 2020 04:12 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Mayank Austen Soofi

Lockdown Diaries: Longing for company by Aseem Chhabra

How will we face the world again, sit fearlessly in large movie theatres and restaurants, and walk amid crowds?
Lockdown yearnings: Oh, for some(Pradeep Gaur/Mint)
Lockdown yearnings: Oh, for some(Pradeep Gaur/Mint)
Updated on Apr 08, 2020 01:36 PM IST
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Hindustan Times | By Aseem Chhabra

Lockdown Diaries: Corona Blues by Bulbul Sharma

You might have longed for endless leisurely days but when there is no other option, fear takes over
Everyone has fantasies of spending endless leisurely days in a cottage in the hills. But when there is no other option, the silence is ominous.(Shutterstock)
Everyone has fantasies of spending endless leisurely days in a cottage in the hills. But when there is no other option, the silence is ominous.(Shutterstock)
Published on Mar 30, 2020 03:39 PM IST
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Hindustan Times | By Bulbul Sharma
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