Doctor beats woman vendor over parking

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Indore Doctor Beats Woman Vendor Over Parking Dispute, Video Goes Viral

A doctor from Indore reportedly thrashed a female vegetable vendor, over parking dispute. On January 16, a video went viral on social media, which showed a group of doctors, allegedly beating a the vendor named Dwarka Bai and his son. They even overturned the vendor's cart of potatoes. The reported incident happened at Bhanwarkua region on January 13, after Dwarka Bai asked the doctor to move his car.  

Sun, 16 Jan 2022 - 07:25 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: indore, Madhya Pradesh, Viral video, woman beaten, Street Vendors

Courtesy: The Quint

Street vendor selling food

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Govt Releases Rs 2,714 Crores Under PM SVANidhi Scheme

The Central Government released Rs 2,714 crore, under PM Street Vendor's AtmaNirbhar Nidhi (PM SVANidhi Scheme), on December 20. As per the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, a total of 30.75 lakh beneficiaries were sanctioned loans under the scheme, of which 27.06 lakh people received the benefits. The beneficiaries, who received money, Include 41% of women in India. 

Tue, 21 Dec 2021 - 02:24 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: PM SVANidhi Scheme, Street Vendors, Central Government, LOAN, Women

Courtesy: ANI

Abdul Rehman, 90-Year-Old 'Chana' Vendor

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J&K Police Lends Rs 1 Lakh From His Pocket To 90-Year-Old 'Chana' Vendor

Abdul Rehman, 90, roadside "channa" vendor in Srinagar's Bohri Kadal district, on November 14, was looted of his personal money by robbers. He had set aside the funds for his final rites. The burglars assaulted Rehman and took Rs 1 lakh from him. Senior Superintendent of Police Sandeep Chaudhary stepped in to assist him and gave him Rs 1 lakh out of his own money, which made the seller happy. 

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 - 10:18 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Street Vendors, Jammu and Kashmir, SOP, Srinagar, robbery

Courtesy: Zee news

Gol Gappa

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Viral Video; Delhi's Street Vendor Serves Gol Gappa In Leaf

A street vendor from an area called Chandni Chowk in Delhi went viral on social media for his unique style of serving gol-gappas in a leaf. The video was posted by a food blogger, Arjun Chauhan, which recieved almost three million views. The gol-gappas were seen stuffed with potato filling and channa, dipped in curd. It is served after garnishing with chutney, sev and masala.

Tue, 26 Oct 2021 - 10:00 AM / by Nehal Surana

Tags: Pani Puri, Delhi, Chandni Chowk, Street Vendors, Trending Food

Courtesy: India Today

Viral Video: Ghaziabad Street Vendor Makes 'Cheela' With Bare Hands On Hot 'Tawa'

A street food vendor from Ghaziabad went viral on social media platforms, receiving 1.5 million views in just two days. A 22-second short video was posted on a youtube channel, @foodieincarnate, in which the street vendor was spotted making cheela with bare hands on a hot tawa, which blew people's minds on social media. Making it with bare hands has become the vendor's unique style of recognition.  

Sat, 23 Oct 2021 - 11:04 AM / by Nehal Surana

Tags: Ghaziabad, trending video, Viral video, India, Street Vendors

Courtesy: India Today


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Kolhapur: Cart Vendor Attacked For Using Toilet Water In Pani Puri

A pani puri vendor in Maharashtra's Kolhapur was attacked by people for allegedly using toilet water to prepare a dish. Caught on camera, he was seen filling his can with toilet water and then mixing it in his pani puri. When people came to know about this they attacked his cart and destroyed everything. Named as 'Mumbai Ke Special Pani Puri Wala', the vendor used to sell pani puris near Rankala lake in Kolhapur.… read-more

Sun, 08 Nov 2020 - 12:38 PM / by Shivam Chandrashekhar Kulkarni

Tags: Pani Puri, Street Vendors, Toilet, Kolhapur

Courtesy: India Times

Street vendors

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'PM SVANidihi' Scheme Registers More Than 20 Lakh Applicants

Under 'PM Street Vendor's Atmanirbhar Nidhi' (PM SVANidihi) scheme, the Centre has received over 20 lakh applications. Launched in June 2020, the scheme provides interest-free loans of Rs 10,000 for street vendors. However, data suggests only 2 lakh vendors have received funds due to slow implementation. The coordinator of National Association of Street Vendors of India said that though the scheme is useful, there is resistance in banks and… read-more

Tue, 06 Oct 2020 - 09:15 AM / by Sneha Ramesh

Tags: Street Vendors, India, Aatmanirbhar Bharat, loans and interests

Courtesy: The Indian Express


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Swiggy To Deliver Foods From Street Vendors Through PM SVANIDHI Scheme

The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with online food delivery app, Swiggy, to deliver foods from street vendors under PM SVANIDHI scheme. The initiative will help thousands of vendors to develop their businesses in these trying times of the pandemic while adhering to the physical distancing norms. Reportedly, in the initial stage, Swiggy will run the programme for 250 vendors across five cities… read-more

Mon, 05 Oct 2020 - 07:31 PM / by Mahadevan K V

Tags: Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry, Swiggy, Food Delivery, Street Vendors

Courtesy: Brifly Exclusive