Press Reporter News Service
Chandigarh, Might 1
Individuals who booked group centres for marriages or holding different occasions upfront are in a repair after the UT Administration capped the variety of guests.
Lots of them wish to cancel the bookings, however they’re getting solely 25 to 50 per cent refund.
Folks had booked group centres when there was no restriction on the variety of folks attending the occasion. However with restrictions in place now, the group centres aren’t possible for them.
As per the Municipal Company, 50 per cent reserving quantity is refunded for cancellation request 15 days previous to the occasion, and 25 per cent between 7 to 14 days of the operate.
“I had booked a group centre in Sector 50 for my son’s marriage ceremony subsequent month. We had deliberate for about 250 individuals, however the administration in a while restricted the variety of guests to 50. I wish to cancel the reserving and wish full refund, however officers are saying there is no such thing as a guideline on this regard at current,” mentioned Anil Gautam, an area resident.
One other resident, who had booked the group centre, mentioned, “We’re in a dilemma whether or not to cancel the reserving or not… we received’t be getting your entire quantity again as a result of no full refund norm. We now wish to maintain it (operate) an in depth affair at dwelling.”
As per the latest guideline of the UT Administration, the gatherings have been restricted to 50 individuals solely.
Final 12 months, when curbs have been imposed on group centres in view of the Covid state of affairs, the Municipal Company had refunded your entire reserving quantity for April and Might months. About Rs 80 lakh have been returned to 493 candidates.
The reserving quantity for a group centre ranges between Rs 29,000 to 50,000 relying upon the class and space of the centre. There are complete 42 group centres within the metropolis.