Delhi govt adds Kartarpur Sahib in Mukhyamantri Tirth Yatra Yojna

The Delhi government will send senior citizens of the city on a free pilgrimage to Kartarpur Sahib in Pakistan on January 5 next year, an official statement said on Friday. Kartarpur Sahib and Velankanni Church in Tamil Nadu have been included in the ‘Mukhyamantri Pilgrimage Scheme’ following the orders of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. It … Read more

Hundreds of farmers descended on the Delhi-Uttar Pradesh border on the anniversary of the protest

Hundreds of farmers in tractors started arriving in Ghazipur on the Delhi-Uttar Pradesh border on Friday, marking one year of farmers’ protests against the central laws. Many of them carried vegetables, bags of flour and pulses, spices and cooking oil on their tractor-trolleys, saying they were ready for the long haul. The Bharatiya Kisan Union … Read more

Air pollution levels rise again in Delhi; Adverse Weather Conditions Major Factors

The air pollution level in Delhi worsened on Friday morning due to unfavorable meteorological conditions – low temperature and slow wind speed – and the air quality index was recorded at 9 am at 403, which falls in the severe category. Low temperatures and slow surface winds allow for the accumulation of pollutants. The city’s … Read more

Five thousand rupees each will be given to the workers affected by the ban on construction activities: Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said that workers affected by the ban on construction activities in the national capital will be provided financial assistance of Rs 5,000 each and his government will also compensate for the loss of minimum wages. He said that the Delhi government would organize special camps at construction sites … Read more

Will you be able to provide services in case of another COVID-19 wave: HC to Delhi government

The Delhi High Court on Thursday sought a status report from the Delhi government on how its existing system and infrastructure to deal with the pandemic is working and said its only concern was whether the authorities would be able to provide services at short notice in the matter. will be in position. Another COVID-19 … Read more

Construction ban again in Delhi, affected workers will get help: Gopal Rai

Delhi Environment Minister Gopal Rai on Thursday said the government has decided to re-ban construction and demolition activities following the Supreme Court order in this regard. He said that instructions have been issued to the Labor Department to prepare a plan for providing financial assistance to the workers affected by the ban. Rai said, “We … Read more

Delhi shuts down surgical sterilization plan to control monkey population

According to officials, three years after it was launched, the Delhi Forest and Wildlife Department has scrapped a plan to control the increasing population of monkeys in the capital through laparoscopic sterilization. He said plans to use an immunocontraceptive vaccine, which could sterilize monkeys, would be off the table until there was enough solid evidence … Read more

Delhi’s air quality again in ‘very poor’ category

According to the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR), the air quality in Delhi fell in the “very poor” category on Thursday. The overall Air Quality Index (AQI) has dropped again from 280 on Sunday to 330 today. According to SAFAR, the PM10 level was recorded at 327 in the ‘poor’ … Read more

Union Minister Gadkari says road infrastructure across India will be US-like in coming years

Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Wednesday said that the roads, bridges and tunnels in Jammu and Kashmir will be of Western European standards in the coming three years. The Minister laid the foundation stone of 25 National Highway projects totaling 259 km in Jammu and Kashmir with an investment of … Read more

Government lists measures to control pollution sources in Delhi-NCR

In its submissions to the Supreme Court on air pollution, the Center has said that it has collected over Rs 4.8 crore as ‘environment compensation’ from over 100 errant industries in Delhi-NCR, imposed fines on thousands of polluting vehicles, 262 Construction sites have been found to be non-compliant. and imposed a fine of Rs 80 … Read more