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Friday, Nov 15, 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)
Aug 19, 2018 07:50
Last week, a warning to this effect was issued to commercial establishments in South Delhi and a team of officials asked to draw up a list of defaulters. read more
Aug 19, 2018 03:54
The New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) said it will be raising a “second generation” of plants, which in future could replace the nearly century-old “heritage trees” — mainly neem and pilkhan — on the verge of collapse in Lutyens’ Delhi. read more
Aug 17, 2018 12:31
The drive started after the monitoring committee visited the residential area on August 3 and found rampant violation of norms. read more
Aug 16, 2018 04:36
In a first in the city, the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) is planning to install solar plants atop covered drains to generate green energy. read more
Aug 16, 2018 04:32
The three civic agencies of Delhi have decided to take the easy way out when it comes to dealing with the problem of solid waste – produce energy by incinerating the garbage. read more
Aug 13, 2018 02:07
Now that toll collection from commercial vehicles has been suspended, commuters made to pay in this regard can file complaints with South Delhi civic body, transport department or police. read more
Aug 13, 2018 01:49
The North Delhi Municipal Corporation decided to initiate the sealing drive after September 29 in the light of an EPCA circular recommending that polluting units be made to use only select fuels approved and notified by the Delhi government. read more
Aug 09, 2018 12:24
The north Delhi municipal agency has financed the project from funds received under the Centre’s Swachhta Mission. It targets the beautification of 26 markets, 207 primary schools, 60 roads, five historical structures and two flyovers in the next three... read more
Aug 08, 2018 10:12
In last seven years, the North corporation had sealed 127 of the 1,284 illegal towers for not complying with the rules of the Tower Policy, 2010, such as not obtaining structural safety certificate from the corporation. read more
Aug 02, 2018 17:26
The tests, conducted by NDMC in the last six months, have shown the presence of element such as Escherichia coli (also known as E.coli,) bacteria, which can lead to diarrhea and absence of chlorine. read more
Aug 01, 2018 15:45
Once functional, the Bhalswa plant will be Delhi’s fourth waste-to-energy plant — after Ghazipur, Narela-Bawana and Okhla. read more
Jul 30, 2018 09:54
Of the three municipal corporations, only the south Delhi civic body has conducted a dog census so far. read more
Jul 28, 2018 12:32
The sensors installed by NDMC in August 2017 at busy surface parking lots in and around Connaught Place and other parts of central Delhi were supposed to tell drivers how many slots were vacant in a specific parking lot. read more
Jul 18, 2018 10:31
Around 90% of Delhi residents don’t know how to dispose of electronic waste, according to a 2016 study conducted by a non-governmental organisation Toxic Link. read more
Jul 15, 2018 18:11
A look at the main reasons Delhi comes to a standstill every time it rains in the city read more