Mangaluru, Jan 10, 2020 : MCC Commissioner Shanady Ajith Kumar Hegde has said that all street vendors in Mangaluru will be identified and issued identity cards along with suitable space to carry out their business.
He was speaking after inaugurating an awareness programme and free medical check-up camp for street vendors at Town Hall on January 9, Thursday.
The Commissioner said already a separate land has been identified behind the Town hall adjacent to the tempo stand for street vendors. There will be a survey to identify if other places are available, he said. Hegde further added that of the 308 street vendors identified, 215 have been issued ID cards and certificates.
The Commissioner also urged street vendors to maintain cleanliness and to ensure no obstruction to vehicular movement while carrying out their business.
Street Vendors Association President Muhammad Mustafa, Labour officer Wilma and others were present.