In a relief for residents, the East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) will not charge for parking vehicles in hospitals located in East Delhi. This has been informed by EDMC Mayor Mr Bipin Bihari Singh.
Mr Singh told the media said that parking in hospitals, malls and commercial complexes in East Delhi has been made free. "If any one is found taking charge for parking in these premises, they will be liable for action,” added the Mayor.
Mr Singh said that owners of hospitals and malls have to make sure that no parking charge is taken from anyone. A notice has been issued to all hospitals.
The decision has been taken on the basis of Delhi High Court's February 19, 2018 directions. It may be noted that presently all hospitals and commercial places in East Delhi charge for parking vehicles.