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Wednesday, Nov 13, 2019
Vibha Sharma

Vibha Sharma


Vibha Sharma covers municipal bodies in Delhi. A journalist for almost a decade, she has also worked for the hyper-local editions of Hindustan Times, covering civic concerns in south Delhi, Gurgaon, and Ghaziabad.

articles by Vibha Sharma (465 results)
Dec 15, 2018 16:05
The park, spread across six acres and located close to the Sarai Kale Khan Interstate Bus Terminus, will have replicas of all the seven wonders of world read more
Dec 13, 2018 16:09
The first such compost pit to dispose sanitary pads has been constructed in NP Girls’ Senior Secondary School, Mandir Marg. read more
Dec 07, 2018 13:39
The report compiled by the office of the municipal chief auditor of north corporation, on the directions of the standing committee, pointed out that the project, which could have been completed in five years, took an additional 18 years ( 23 in total)... read more
Dec 07, 2018 10:08
The decision to carry out the sealing drive against polluting units in outer Delhi’s Tikri, Mundka and Nangloi was taken on the direction of Environment Pollution Control Committee (EPCA) after reports of rising pollution levels in these areas due to... read more
Dec 05, 2018 12:21
The South Delhi Municipal Corporation has also pinned hopes on its door-to-door drive to identify tax defaulters. This year’s budget didn’t have new announcements as the focus remained on the completion of previous projects. read more
Dec 04, 2018 15:42
There are about 53 local markets that fall in the ‘commercial use zone’ category, SDMC said. Trader associations of these markets such as Defence Colony, Greater Kailash II and Sunder Nagar now plan to seek judicial intervention on the issue. read more
Nov 30, 2018 14:03
With just a week left for the presentation of their annual budgets for next financial year, the north, south and east Delhi Municipal Corporations are finding it hard to allocate funds under various heads since the Delhi government has not released sufficient... read more
Nov 26, 2018 23:19
The New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) has completed the tendering process for phase one and work is likely to start from January. It will cost the NDMC \u20B990 crore, however, the budget for phase two will be finalised next year. read more
Nov 22, 2018 12:58
The Supreme Court-appointed monitoring committee on encroachments and violations of building laws has also directed the north corporation to take action against the owners or occupiers of single-storey flats in Vijay Nagar in north Delhi for violation... read more
Nov 14, 2018 12:31
The RFID system facilitates automatic deduction of toll tax from the vehicle owner’s account without having to stop the vehicle at border points. The sensors read the tags on vehicles and deduct the toll amount from their e-purses. read more
Nov 12, 2018 08:25
An SDMC official said renovation work is still going on at Delhi’s New Friends Colony market and will take another six months to complete. “There is a detailed project, costing Rs 1.5 crore for beautification of the whole market and to make it disabled-friendly,”... read more
Oct 27, 2018 08:21
Apart from sealing 30 properties, the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) replaced the seal of 38 properties — sealed in March — as the seals has either got damaged or become lose. read more
Oct 22, 2018 07:14
The New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) will start giving work at Yashwant Place (Chanakyapuri) and Khanna Market (Lodhi Colony) from January next year, officials said. read more
Oct 18, 2018 20:02
The move, however, may cause friction between the monitoring committee and the civic body with a member of the SC-appointed panel saying that pandals cannot be allowed at all in motels and farmhouses as per the Master Plan. read more
Oct 17, 2018 14:22
A NDMC official said 15 more ‘common service kiosks’ where Delhi residents can apply for facilities such as passport, PAN card, Aadhaar card, would be opened by March 2019 in busy sections such as Connaught Place, Gol Dak Khana and a few Metro stati... read more