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Delhi: Sealing heat on Amar Colony, Ministry, SC panel at odds

The sealing scare hit Amar Colony, the third time in a little over a year, as 250 properties got notices over unauthorised construction and for using residential areas for commercial activity.

Delhi: After sealing, claims of people stuck inside building

The building was sealed due to a court direction, after its owner failed to pay back a loan of Rs 2.94 crore. The owner alleged that the “building was sealed with the labourers inside.”


Delhi trading hubs speak in one voice: Less insecurity

At Delhi’s busiest market, Chandni Chowk, demonetisation and GST dominated conversations.

Delhi: Bricks fly as Mayapuri sealing turns violent

While one purported video of the incident shows traders beating up ITBP officers and pelting stones, another shows security forces thrashing traders with rifles butts and bricks.

Delhi: 99% of markets in urban areas, sealing a major factor for parties in the fray

In the recent elections, the trading class have largely sided with the BJP in the capital — reflected in the fact that even as the vote shares of the AAP and Congress went through ups and downs, the BJP’s share remained largely constant.

Delhi Sealing: SC reserves order on contempt proceedings against BJP MP Manoj Tiwari

Senior advocate Vikas Singh appearing for Tiwari claimed in the court that the monitoring committee wanted "to terrorize the people of Delhi" by carrying out sealing drive in unauthorised colonies which are otherwise protected under the law.


Delhi: Encroachments on water bodies under sealing scanner

Environmentalist Diwan Singh said he had done a survey a few years ago, in which he found that around 70% of encroachment on the water bodies was by government agencies to build housing colonies, schools or other projects to ease the flow of traffic.

Controversy erupts after video shows Delhi BJP chief breaking lock of sealed house

AAP convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal alleged that after demonetisation and GST, the sealing drive now by the BJP has "destroyed" Delhi.

Delhi Congress 2019 campaign to focus on sealing

The Congress has planned a series of public meetings in the capital, called “Nyay Yudh”, in areas that have been affected by the sealing drive.

Sealing drive: SC warns against threats to officials, says, dadagiri won’t work

The court said the affidavit filed by Mukesh Suryan, the chairman of the wards committee of the Najafgarh zone, was “not at all satisfactory” since he was tendering an unconditional apology on one hand, and trying to justify his action on the other.

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See photos of Delhi markets shutdown in protest over sealing drive

Delhi markets shutdown photos: Markets in Chandni Chowk, Karol Bagh, Kamla Nagar, Khan Market, South Extension, Greater Kailash, Lajpat Nagar are likely to remain closed on Friday and Saturday to protest against the recent sealing drives in the capital.