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Water will not be available through the pipeline till September 17 tentatively till repairs are completed.(HT)

Parts of Delhi to face disruption in water supply till Sept 17. Details here

By hindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 15, 2021 01:52 PM IST
  • To book water tankers, locals can call on toll-free numbers -- 18001217744 and 8527995818 -- or for any other query.
Jain said unique water extraction and ranney wells are being built around Delhi to ensure 24X7 water supply.(HT Archive)
Jain said unique water extraction and ranney wells are being built around Delhi to ensure 24X7 water supply.(HT Archive)

Delhi Jal board making efforts to provide 24X7 water, says Jain

By HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 20, 2021 02:28 AM IST
  • He said that more such plants are being installed around the national capital for augmenting water availability.
“The Delhi government will not make any false promises to the people. Officers must have a complete understanding of the on-ground reality and what we can deliver,” Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal said.(ANI)
“The Delhi government will not make any false promises to the people. Officers must have a complete understanding of the on-ground reality and what we can deliver,” Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal said.(ANI)

Arvind Kejriwal reviews Delhi Jal Board’s flagship projects

By HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 07, 2021 02:42 AM IST
The chief minister also asked officials to ensure that the project of providing 100% sewerage connectivity across Delhi is completed within the stipulated timeline.
Water supply will be affected in at least 13 areas, the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) said. (ANI Photo)
Water supply will be affected in at least 13 areas, the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) said. (ANI Photo)

Water supply in these parts of Delhi to be affected today

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Meenakshi Ray, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 01, 2021 05:58 AM IST
According to the public works department (PWD), the portion of the road caved in because of the leakage in an underground line of the Delhi Jal Board.
Delhi Jal board recruitment 2021(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)
Delhi Jal board recruitment 2021(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)

Delhi Jal Board Recruitment 2021: Apply for various posts of consultants

PUBLISHED ON JUL 18, 2021 06:54 AM IST
  • Delhi Jal Board has invited applications for various posts of Consultants/ Specialists in the Innovation Cell of Delhi Jal Board.
Senior AAP leader and the Vice-Chairman of the Delhi Jal Board Raghav Chadha. (ANI Photo)
Senior AAP leader and the Vice-Chairman of the Delhi Jal Board Raghav Chadha. (ANI Photo)

Water crisis will be over soon, says DJB vice-chief

By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 14, 2021 03:50 AM IST
New Delhi: Delhi Jal Board (DJB) vice-chairperson Raghav Chadha on Tuesday said the Haryana government has released city’s “rightful share of water”, two days after the water utility filed a petition in the Supreme Court over the issue
Delhi receives Yamuna water from Haryana at three places — CLC Channel, DSB Channel, and the Wazirabad pond. (ANI Photo)
Delhi receives Yamuna water from Haryana at three places — CLC Channel, DSB Channel, and the Wazirabad pond. (ANI Photo)

Delhi: Lowest water level of Yamuna at Wazirabad barrage since 1965

By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 13, 2021 04:52 AM IST
The allegations prompted a strong denial from Haryana, which said that Delhi’s charges of withholding water were baseless and accused the Capital’s ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) of mismanagement.
Residents collect water from a tanker in New Delhi’s Chanakyapuri on Sunday.(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)
Residents collect water from a tanker in New Delhi’s Chanakyapuri on Sunday.(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)

Delhi Jal Board moves SC against Haryana over water shortage

By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 12, 2021 04:32 AM IST
On Saturday and Sunday water supply in areas such as Civil Lines, Karol Bagh, Greater Kailash, Prem Nagar, Old and New Rajendra Nagar, Punjabi Bagh, Moolchand, Jahangirpuri, Sangam Vihar and Tughlakabad remained severely affected.
Delhi Jal Board vice chairman Raghav Chadha took to Twitter on Sunday to announce the board’s decision to move the Supreme Court against the Haryana government for withholding Delhi’s share of water.
Delhi Jal Board vice chairman Raghav Chadha took to Twitter on Sunday to announce the board’s decision to move the Supreme Court against the Haryana government for withholding Delhi’s share of water.

News updates from HT: Delhi Jal Board to move SC against Haryana

By hindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUL 11, 2021 04:46 PM IST
  • Here are today’s top news, analysis, and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
Raghav Chadha alleged that the water crisis in central, south, and west Delhi had been caused by Haryana supplying about 100 million gallons less water everyday. (ANI Photo)
Raghav Chadha alleged that the water crisis in central, south, and west Delhi had been caused by Haryana supplying about 100 million gallons less water everyday. (ANI Photo)

Yamuna levels at 'all-time' low, Delhi Jal Board to move SC against Haryana

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Ayshee Bhaduri | Edited by Sohini Goswami, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUL 11, 2021 04:02 PM IST
  • Delhi Jal Board vice chairman Raghav Chadha said the board will move the apex court against the Haryana government for not releasing Delhi’s “legitimate share” of water.
Senior AAP leader and the Vice-Chairman of the Delhi Jal Board Raghav Chadha addresses a press conference, in New Delhi on Saturday. (ANI Photo)
Senior AAP leader and the Vice-Chairman of the Delhi Jal Board Raghav Chadha addresses a press conference, in New Delhi on Saturday. (ANI Photo)

Haryana to blame for water shortage in Delhi: Raghav Chadha

By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 11, 2021 12:39 AM IST
Haryana government, however, said it is adhering to water sharing pacts, and blamed “internal mismanagement in Delhi” for the scarcity.
AAP MLA Raghav Chadha addresses a press conference, at AAP office, ITO, in New Delhi.(Amal KS/HT Photo)
AAP MLA Raghav Chadha addresses a press conference, at AAP office, ITO, in New Delhi.(Amal KS/HT Photo)

DJB vice-chief Raghav Chadha inspects reservoirs amid water supply complaints

By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUL 09, 2021 02:52 AM IST
Over the last two weeks, several parts of the national capital have been facing acute water shortage with daytime temperatures remaining above the 40 degrees mark, and monsoon being delayed inordinately.
Several areas of Delhi may face water shortage on Friday. (HT Archive)
Several areas of Delhi may face water shortage on Friday. (HT Archive)

Delhi Jal Board says several parts of city may face water shortage

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 08, 2021 10:57 PM IST
  • The DJB in a press release also said that the water supply will be affected until the level of water in the Wazirabad pond returns to normal.
Raghav Chadha also directed the formation of an emergency response team, consisting chief engineers and superintendent engineers.(ANI)
Raghav Chadha also directed the formation of an emergency response team, consisting chief engineers and superintendent engineers.(ANI)

Delhi Jal Board discusses ways to streamline water supply

By HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 25, 2021 02:45 AM IST
“The emergency response teams, consisting of chief engineers and superintendent engineers, will draft special plans for critical areas under their jurisdiction in consultation with local MLAs," Delhi Jal Board vice-chairperson Raghav Chadha said.
The DJB has advised people to make judicious use of water and said that water tankers shall be available on demand in certain areas.
The DJB has advised people to make judicious use of water and said that water tankers shall be available on demand in certain areas.

Water supply in Delhi to be affected today in these areas

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Susmita Pakrasi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUN 20, 2021 05:38 AM IST
  • The DJB has advised people to make judicious use of water and said that water tankers shall be available on demand in certain areas.
Delhi L-G Anil Baijal.(HT file)
Delhi L-G Anil Baijal.(HT file)

L-G seeks report on water shortage from Delhi Jal Board

By HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 16, 2021 05:35 AM IST
The official, who did not wish to be identified, said Baijal has also spoken to Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath about supply of water to the Capital, and will also speak to Haryana chief minister M L Khattar soon.
The DJB further said that parts of NDMC area will also be affected.(Representative Photo)
The DJB further said that parts of NDMC area will also be affected.(Representative Photo)

Water supply to be hit in parts of Delhi tomorrow. Check list of areas affected

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 11, 2021 06:04 PM IST
The Delhi Jal Board has advised people living in these areas to make judicious use of water.
The Delhi Jal Board says that Haryana was releasing less water into the Yamuna, hitting supply to Delhi.(HT Photo )
The Delhi Jal Board says that Haryana was releasing less water into the Yamuna, hitting supply to Delhi.(HT Photo )

Water supply to Capital hit but Covid hospitals spared

By HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 07, 2021 03:22 AM IST
In a statement released on Thursday, the DJB said the water production at the Wazirabad, Okhla and Chandrawal water treatment plants was hit because Haryana was not releasing the requisite amount of water to Delhi.
On average, the DJB supplies 900 MGD (million gallons daily) water, with demand peaking at 1,100 MGD in summer months. (HT PHOTO.)(HT_PRINT)
On average, the DJB supplies 900 MGD (million gallons daily) water, with demand peaking at 1,100 MGD in summer months. (HT PHOTO.)(HT_PRINT)

Water supply to be affected for 3 days in various parts of Delhi

By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 06, 2021 05:06 AM IST
  • DJB vice-chairman Raghav Chadha on Saturday said the depleting water levels in the Yamuna is leading to a shortage of drinking water in several parts of Delhi, and may also affect hospitals in the city in the coming days.
Aam Aadmi Party leader Raghav Chadha, in his letter, said that two water treatment plants in Delhi — Wazirabad and Chandrawal — sourced water from Yamuna. (ANI Photo)
Aam Aadmi Party leader Raghav Chadha, in his letter, said that two water treatment plants in Delhi — Wazirabad and Chandrawal — sourced water from Yamuna. (ANI Photo)

Fix recurring water shortage problem, Raghav Chadhav asks Haryana CM in letter

By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 15, 2021 03:23 AM IST
  • Raghav Chadha, in his letter to Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar on Wednesday, said that Delhi was facing a double whammy because of a significant reduction in raw water supply and high ammonia levels in the Yamuna water released from Haryana.
Delhi Jal Board (DJB) vice chairperson Raghav Chadha on Tuesday once again raked up the water dispute between Delhi and Haryana, warning that supply in several areas of the Capital could be affected due to the presence of “untreatable” waste(ANI)
Delhi Jal Board (DJB) vice chairperson Raghav Chadha on Tuesday once again raked up the water dispute between Delhi and Haryana, warning that supply in several areas of the Capital could be affected due to the presence of “untreatable” waste(ANI)

News updates from HT: Raghav Chadha warns of water scarcity in Delhi

By hindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON APR 13, 2021 08:46 PM IST
  • Here are today’s top news, analysis, and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
Anticipating a water scarcity, the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) had rushed to the Supreme Court to seek stay of any repair work undertaken by the BBMB in the months of April and May. (HT PHOTO.)(HT_PRINT)
Anticipating a water scarcity, the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) had rushed to the Supreme Court to seek stay of any repair work undertaken by the BBMB in the months of April and May. (HT PHOTO.)(HT_PRINT)

Majority of Delhi to face water scarcity because of Haryana, says Raghav Chadha

ANI | , Gurugram
PUBLISHED ON APR 13, 2021 07:12 PM IST
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader also alleged that Haryana is wilfully brushing aside its responsibilities and violating the rights of 22 million citizens of Delhi.
Anticipating a water scarcity, DJB rushed to the Supreme Court to seek a stay on repairs scheduled to be undertaken by BBMB in April and May. (Amal KS/HT Photo)
Anticipating a water scarcity, DJB rushed to the Supreme Court to seek a stay on repairs scheduled to be undertaken by BBMB in April and May. (Amal KS/HT Photo)

SC notice to Punjab, Haryana govts and Bhakra board on water supply to Delhi

By Abraham Thomas, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 26, 2021 12:58 AM IST
Delhi receives at least 232 MGD (million gallons per day) of water through the channel, which helps meet nearly 25% of the city’s daily water requirement, estimated to be around 935 MGD.
A view of the seven-acre barren land in Dwarka Sector 16 which was converted into a lake by the DJB in seven months. (sourced)
A view of the seven-acre barren land in Dwarka Sector 16 which was converted into a lake by the DJB in seven months. (sourced)

Tenders to revive 200 more water bodies to be floated by next month

By Soumya Pillai, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 22, 2021 04:02 AM IST
  • Officials of Delhi Jal Board, the city’s water utility agency, said that the ‘city of lakes’ project now had 600 water bodies that will be revived in the coming years.
Repair work was underway in Delhi's Vikas Kunj area on Sunday. (@mohangupta505/Twitter Photo )
Repair work was underway in Delhi's Vikas Kunj area on Sunday. (@mohangupta505/Twitter Photo )

East Delhi water supply hit, likely to be restored by evening: Delhi Jal Board

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Kanishka Sarkar, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 14, 2021 11:25 AM IST
Soon after the announcement on Twitter, several residents replied to the Delhi Jal Board post urging fellow citizens to be patient.
Aam Aadmi Party leader Raghav Chadha(ANI)
Aam Aadmi Party leader Raghav Chadha(ANI)

Delhi moves SC against Haryana for clean water supply: AAP's Raghav Chadha

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Deepali Sharma, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 08, 2021 05:46 PM IST
Chadha on Sunday accused the Haryana government of reducing the water supply to the national capital which was resulting in water scarcity.
A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Adarsh Kumar Goel said steps are reported to have been taken, the matter needs to be taken forward to ensure that freshwater is not used for gardening in public parks by the DDA and the South Delhi Municipal Corporation.(Hindustan Times)
A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Adarsh Kumar Goel said steps are reported to have been taken, the matter needs to be taken forward to ensure that freshwater is not used for gardening in public parks by the DDA and the South Delhi Municipal Corporation.(Hindustan Times)

NGT directs Delhi Jal Board to ensure supply of treated water in public parks

PTI |
UPDATED ON FEB 27, 2021 04:39 PM IST
"The DJB may ensure supply of such treated water with adequate pressure and wherever piped supply is not available, supply may be ensured by tankers," the bench said.
Testing of tap water was conducted to check Organoleptic and physical parameters and know the chemical and toxic substances and bacteriological quality besides virological and biological parameters.(Pramod Thakur/HT File Photo)
Testing of tap water was conducted to check Organoleptic and physical parameters and know the chemical and toxic substances and bacteriological quality besides virological and biological parameters.(Pramod Thakur/HT File Photo)

Water crisis looms as Nangal channel gears up for repairs

UPDATED ON FEB 26, 2021 05:38 AM IST
Delhi receives at least 232 MGD (million gallons per day) water through the Nangal channel, which helps meet the city’s 25% water requirement, which is estimated to be 935 MGD.
BRO workers engaged in building a valley bridge at Raini village, after Feb. 7 glacier burst, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.(PTI)
BRO workers engaged in building a valley bridge at Raini village, after Feb. 7 glacier burst, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.(PTI)

Water supply back to normal, says Delhi Jal Board after Chamoli impact

UPDATED ON FEB 16, 2021 01:47 AM IST
DJB vice-chairperson Raghav Chadha on Monday said the water utility has overcome the supply issue. He also visited DJB’s Bhagirathi Water Treatment Plant (WTP) to take stock of the situation.
People fill their empty containers with water using lengths of hose pipe from a Delhi Jal Board tanker. (Burhaan Kinu/HT File Photo )
People fill their empty containers with water using lengths of hose pipe from a Delhi Jal Board tanker. (Burhaan Kinu/HT File Photo )

Water supply in parts of Delhi likely to be hit due to Uttarakhand glacier burst

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Kanishka Sarkar
PUBLISHED ON FEB 15, 2021 08:11 AM IST
In a series of tweets, Chadha urged residents to use water judiciously as two of Delhi's water treatment plants were not operating at their full capacity following the disruptions due to Uttarakhand calamity.
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