The 3 day fast done by the shop owners from Kelkar bagh has atlast yielded them good results. In a meeting held today at the DC office, District incharge minister Umesh Katti said that 312 petty shops would be restored in the next 6 months.
Out of the 312 shops which will restored 272 come under Belgaum Nortth and 40 in Belgaum South. The Corporation will build and give shops of 10ft by 8 ft and hand over to the owners of these shops in 6 months.
The new shops will be set up near Sai Mandir Tilakwadi, APMC road, Sri nagar.
All these shops were demolished during the clean up of the city at the time of Vishwa Kannada Sammelana which was held in March, 2011.