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Littering? Pay up on the spot

June 02, 2006

Metropolitan Magistrate Arya Virk holds court on the lawns of India Gate to hand out on-the-spot fines as part of the New Delhi Municipal Corporation's anti-littering drive.

The magistrate will be present at India Gate from 6.30 pm to 9.30 pm everyday for at least a week.

Photograph: Sondeep Shankar/ Saab Pictures

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Sub: One of the best!

Pay-on-the-spot? In India? am I dreaming? I feel this is the best that might be happening in India since the BJP lead governance! Must be ...

Posted by Akshay

Sub: Littering-Spitting in public places/roads

Sir, It's a great move.Not only littering but the public should be fined for spitting on the roads and public places.No body is paying attention ...

Posted by Rajesh G. Chavan

Sub: great job-useful job

its a great and a useful work from the govt.atleast clean up the streets if not politics.

Posted by ramya

Sub: Littering? Pay up on the spot

Maybe it will take these ad hoc courts to make Indians a bit more responsible and disciplined. Such courts should be set up for all ...

Posted by labrea

Sub: Anti-Littering

This is a nice & welcome initiative. It should be replicated in all major cities of India to start with & should be implemented across ...

Posted by Rengarajan Ramasamy


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