Tiger abandoned by eviction squads thieves of hawkers goods

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011
Tiger van

Mangalore: “Anti-Tiger Van” protestors against MCC eviction of roadside footpath vendors, surrounded the van in a tense atmosphere lasting over 30 minutes on Wednesday in city when evictors were “stealing” vegetables and fruits of hawkers in some parts of the city around 11a.m on Wednesday. The Horata Samiti (action committee) members were returning after a […]

Road-side vendors on warpath in Dharna before MCC office

Saturday, May 28th, 2011
vendors' dhrani

Mangalore: As already reported on Friday, over 100 footpath (or road side) vendors upon arms against them, launched an indefinite “dharna Satyagraha” (fasting) in front of Mangalore City Corporation on Saturday demonstration against their eviction and seizure of sale materials from them, under the guidance of CITU and Mangalore Footpath Vendors  Association. The demonstrators wanted […]