E-conference soon to reduce level of air pollution

E-conference soon to reduce level of air pollution

Monday, 12 April 2021 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Government will organise an online round table conference with an aim to reduce the level of air pollution in Delhi. The Government has set a target of reducing the pollution level by one-third in the next five years and will formulate a long-term action plan based on the...

FCI to set up counters in Narela Mandi for sale of wheat at MSP

Sunday, 11 April 2021 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

In order to facilitate sale of wheat at “Minimum Support Price (MSP)” fixed by the Government, it has been decided to set up counters in Narela Mandi by the Food Corporation of India (FCI) from Monday for registrations, Delhi Agriculture Minister Gopal Rai said on Saturday. The decision was taken in...

Ex-Cong MLA Anjali joins AAP

Sunday, 11 April 2021 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Former Congress leader and MLA Anjali Rai joined Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in the presence of AAP MLA and national spokesperson Raghav Chadha. Welcoming her with the party cap and stole, Chadha said that the AAP is grateful to these two leading change makers who have decided to come onboard with...

Civic bodies crackdown on illegal hoardings, banners

Sunday, 11 April 2021 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The North and South Delhi Municipal Corporation launched an intensive drive on illegal hoardings and banners in its jurisdiction. A senior North Corporation official said the corporation’s Keshav Puram Zone launched the drive and removed 1250 banners which were mostly of political or social nature. “Such drives would continue in future also....

Centre following city’s micro-containment zone model: Sisodia

Sunday, 11 April 2021 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

With the AAP Government’s concept of home isolation, creating micro-containment zones and other Covid-19 protocol followed by other States and even the BJP- ruled Centre is reiterating the same, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia Saturday requested the Prime Minister Narendra Modi to cooperate with Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and...

Tenure of senior, junior resident doctors extended for six months

Sunday, 11 April 2021 | Sapna Singh | NEW DELHI

Amid rising cases of Covid-19, the Delhi Government on Saturday ordered to extend the tenure of working senior and junior resident doctors for six months. Besides this, the Government also issued a notice to engage fourth and fifth year MBBS students, interns, BDS doctors, while Medical Superintendents, CDMOs and Directors...

Capital logs 7,897 fresh cases, toll 39

Sunday, 11 April 2021 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Delhi recorded 7,897 fresh Covid-19 cases on Saturday, while 39 more people died due to the infection, taking the death toll to 11,235. The positivity rate recorded 10.21 per cent on Saturday, according to the health department. The national Capital has seen a massive spike in cases in the last few...

Begumpur best police station of Delhi

Saturday, 10 April 2021 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Delhi Police Commissioner SN Shrivastava on Friday presented “Certificate of Excellence” to Station House Officer (SHO) of Begumpur police station, Inspector Jai Bhagwan, for being selected as the best police station of Delhi among top 10 police stations of India 2020.  “The ranking is done on the basis of prefixed parameters...

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