Neighbourhood News Desk/Avi Arya: Finally the wait is over for both book vendors as well as book lovers. Delhi’s famous weekly market in old city Daryaganj opened after five weeks on Sunday.North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) are the only ones that gave permission to set up the shops between Golcha cinema and Delight cinema.
The market, which earlier used to be more than 2-km long, on Sunday was functioning in around only a 1-km area. Like several other book vendors, Dhuv Narayan Gupta had also brought books to sell in the market, but returned disappointed. On their level, shopkeepers tried again to help each other by reducing their shop sizes and also allowed other booksellers to sit nearby. However, they felt that the authorities can only do this in a more better manner.