Street food vending can be used to create livelihood security for marginalised women in the city. But to achieve this there has to be better policy initiatives,
Street food joints cater to a majority of people in the city and if these outlets are removed, the cost that one has to bear and the effort that one has to put in scouting for affordable food would be huge.
Give me caviar, give me white truffles and give me the greatest hits of Heston Blumenthal and Ferran Adrià, and I’ll probably be diverted for a while.. But after a brief flirtation, I will return to my first love: chaat.
The festival had a spread of over 200 street food varieties in 50 stalls from States such as Rajasthan, West Bengal, Delhi, Kerala and Punjab. What’s more, in keeping with the true spirit of globalisation, even Chinese and continental food sold on Indian streets was showcased.
There's more on the paper plate that holds that spicy samosa