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Monday, Oct 14, 2019
Sweta Goswami

Sweta Goswami


Sweta Goswami writes on urban development, transport, energy and social welfare in Delhi. She prefers to be called a storyteller and has given voice to several human interest stories. She is currently cutting her teeth on multimedia storytelling.

articles by Sweta Goswami (621 results)
Jul 05, 2019 06:17
If DTC’s plan is implemented, Delhi could have a fleet of 2,000 electric buses – the highest globally, barring China. Delhi now has 5,521 state-run CNG buses under the cluster scheme and DTC. read more
Jul 05, 2019 05:22
As a pilot project, 50 CNG buses of the existing 5,521 fleet of state-run buses and will be retrofitted with HCNG instead. read more
Jul 04, 2019 04:10
Most passengers and autorickshaw drivers said the delay is leading to confusion. While a section of drivers have started keeping a chart of the new fares to show passengers, those who don’t end up having an argument with customers. In all this, some... read more
Jul 01, 2019 03:06
Installing CCTV cameras to ensure women’s safety and providing free Wi-Fi in public spaces were two key poll promises of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in the 2015 assembly elections. read more
Jun 24, 2019 05:37
The park, which has replicas of the seven wonders of the world made of metal scrap, has turned out to be a hit among Delhiites and tourists ever since it opened in February this year. read more
Jun 24, 2019 05:13
Locals in the area, so far, had only seen their complaints about stinking open drains being resolved “occasionally” with the help of earth movers and manual cleaners. read more
Jun 20, 2019 02:50
The two legislators had defected from the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in May. read more
Jun 19, 2019 03:13
The CM conveyed this to DMRC managing director Mangu Singh and other Metro officials in a meeting held on Tuesday morning. read more
Jun 18, 2019 11:43
The Delhi government currently has 5,521 buses that ply across Delhi-NCR. The city’s state-run buses have a daily ridership of over four million out of which nearly 31% are women. read more
Jun 15, 2019 05:12
Gahlot based his observation on the advice given in May  by the then principal secretary (law), Sanjay Garg, who noted that prior concurrence of the L-G is not required in notifying various proposals. read more
Jun 14, 2019 04:22
In its report, a copy of which was seen by Hindustan Times, the DMRC while offering two “stop-gap” options to AAP government repeatedly raised concerns over large scale misuse of the free-travel scheme. read more
Jun 13, 2019 07:06
Chief minister Arvind Kejriwal addressed these concerns on Wednesday, saying the fare fixation committee’s (FFC) approval was “a mere procedural step” and that the administration was confident that the roll-out could happen in as soon as two-three m... read more
Jun 11, 2019 21:56
The Delhi cabinet, led by chief minister Arvind Kejriwal, had approved the revised auto fare structure on March 8 this year. read more
Jun 11, 2019 04:40
Officials of the DTC said that the corporation has cited legal provisions in the Motor Vehicles Act to explain that no passenger can be allowed to travel without a ticket in state-run buses. read more
Jun 10, 2019 06:25
On Saturday, work on installing cameras under the project began at chief minister Arvind Kejriwal’s assembly constituency – New Delhi. read more