Tag archive for ‘Arvind Kejriwal’
By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, May 20th, 2020

Delhi govt employees not attending office for 2 consecutive days have to give written explanation

New Delhi: The general administration department of the Delhi government has decided to seek written explanation from the employees who do not attend office for two consecutive days. Woman employee working at the More...

By Ila Choudhary On Friday, May 8th, 2020

Corona fee on liquor challenged in Delhi High Court

New Delhi: A PIL has been filed in the Delhi High Court challenging levying of special Corona fee on liquor by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal-led government of Delhi. A man carries alcohol after buying from a wine More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, May 7th, 2020

Kejriwal announces Rs 1 crore aid to family of Delhi Police constable who died due to COVID-19

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday announced an honorary amount of Rs one crore to the family of Delhi Police constable Amit Rana who died due to COVID-19. Delhi Police constable Amit Rana More...

By Ila Choudhary On Tuesday, May 5th, 2020

Delhi imposes 70% ‘corona tax’ on alcohol to deter large crowds

New Delhi: Officials in India’s capital imposed a special tax of 70% on retail liquor purchases from Tuesday, to deter large gatherings at stores as authorities ease a six-week lockdown imposed to slow the spread More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, April 29th, 2020

Delhi govt freezes DA, DR for its employees, pensioners

New Delhi: The Delhi government has put on hold hike in inflation-linked allowance for around 2.2 lakh employees and pensioners till July 2021, following a similar step by the Centre. Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal The More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, April 11th, 2020

India decides to extend nationwide coronavirus lockdown: Delhi CM

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has decided to extend a nationwide lockdown to tackle the spread of the coronavirus, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Saturday, without disclosing how long the More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, April 9th, 2020

Delhi govt employees body requests LG, CM to shift quarantine centre from Gulabi Bagh

New Delhi: Delhi Government Employees Welfare Association has written to Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, requesting them to shift a quarantine centre, holding 120 Tablighi Jamaat More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, March 30th, 2020

No extension of COVID-19 lockdown, Kejriwal govt three-month curfew pass misled migrant workers: Sources

New Delhi: Top sources in the Central government on Monday severely criticised the Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government for creating confusion which led to a massive movement of migrant workers from the national More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, March 22nd, 2020

Delhi to be locked down from 6 am Monday: CM Kejriwal

New Delhi: Delhi will be locked down in view of the growing coronavirus threat, from 6 am on March 23, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced at a joint press conference with Lt Governor Anil Baijal on Sunday. Delhi More...

By Ila Choudhary On Wednesday, March 18th, 2020

Delhi govt mulling to shut down some of its offices in view of coronavirus: Sources

New Delhi: The Delhi government is contemplating shutting down its offices, barring essential services like health and public transport, in view of the coronavirus outbreak, sources said on Wednesday. Delhi Chief More...