Markets in Delhi should adopt a uniform pattern of weekly holidays. All those markets remaining open on Sundays should be uniformly closed on Saturdays. Outsiders coming to Delhi will be sure of opening of all markets for first five working days of the week.
Shopkeepers and their employees will have at least one common
weekly holiday with government employees under five-day week system
in government offices. However shops of essential services like
barbers, flour-mills etc may have Tuesday as common weekly holiday.
can follow uniform weekly-off (Sunday) without any
can at least step for optional off on Sunday or
To achieve greater efficiency, all offices should have a longer
pre-lunch session of four hours, like in public-sector banks. Offices
having limited public-dealing hours will thus find greater pre-lunch
session for public-dealing leaving a shorter but hindrance-free
post-lunch session exclusively for office-work.
Peak-hour traffic-rush in Delhi and adjoining areas of National
Capital Region (NCR), can and should be divided by having different
starting hours for different institutions. For example educational
institutions can start at 8.30 am, banks at 9.00 am,
government-offices at 9.30 am, private-offices at 10 am, courts at
10.30 am, and shops at 11 am.
Haryana government likewise has scattered working hours for
different industries in Manesar to tackle peak-hour traffic-rush at