BYPL to hold special ‘hybrid’ Lok Adalat to settle power theft cases

BYPL to hold special ‘hybrid’ Lok Adalat to settle power theft cases

Friday, 15 January 2021 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

BSES Yamuna Power Limited (BYPL) has partnered with the Delhi State Legal Services Authority (DSLSA) to organise the first special “hybrid” Lok Adalat in East and Central Delhi for amicable and on-the-spot settlement of power-theft cases. Being organised on Sunday, January 17 between 10 am and 3 pm, this Lok Adalat...

Vegetable vendor kills man after fight, arrested: Police

Friday, 15 January 2021 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Police has arrested a 25-year-old vegetable vendor for killing another man after a fight between them over extortion of money in east Delhi’s Shakarpur area. The accused, identified as Ravi, assaulted Vijay at Balmiki Mohalla on January 10, following which he collapsed Police said Vijay was declared as a “bad...

City Govt extends 14-day quarantine order for UK returnees till Jan 31

Friday, 15 January 2021 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Government on Thursday extended its order pertaining to 14-day mandatory quarantine for passengers arriving in Delhi from the United Kingdom, till January 31,2021. Earlier, the Government had tightened the Covid-19 protocol for passengers arriving from the United Kingdom (UK) at Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport by ordering mandatory institutional...

8,000 to get jabs each scheduled day

Friday, 15 January 2021 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said the Delhi Government is fully prepared for the Covid-19 vaccination roll-out starting January 16, with over 8,000 healthcare workers to be immunised every scheduled day in the national Capital. “A total of 81 sites have been finalised across Delhi and around 100 people...

Man arrested for duping 17 investors to tune of Rs 38 L

Thursday, 14 January 2021 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of the Delhi Police on Wednesday arrested a 42-year-old man for allegedly duping several people. Police said that the accused had duped around 17 investors to the tune of Rs 38 lakh in his projects. The accused has been identified as Anil Kumar Sharma, a resident...

International Education Conference 2021 kicks off

Thursday, 14 January 2021 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Delhi Government’s  International Education Conference 2021 kicked off with a panel discussion on “Get Children Ready for Formal Learning” led by policy experts from Finland, Germany and India. The panel with its focus on early childhood education and formal education ran through four key discussions - school starting age, pre-academic...

Gurugram Admin issues advisory amid spread of bird flu

Thursday, 14 January 2021 | Staff Reporter | Gurugram

After bird flu cases were confirmed in a poultry farm in Panchkula in Haryana, the district administration has issued an advisory citing bird flu scare across the district. However, bird flu infection has not been confirmed yet in the district, the officials said. According to the administration officials, instructions have been given...

With Rs 136.18 cr in surplus, NDMC presents Budget

Thursday, 14 January 2021 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

nNew Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) on Wednesday presented a net positive and forward looking Budget with a moderate surplus of Rs 136.18 crores in current financial year and Rs 172.47 crores for financial year 2021-22 reflecting its commitment to a well governed and financially sustainable municipal body. The Budget presented by...

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