By Paras SIngh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 27, 2021 04:54 AM IST
The mechanization project was started in October 2016 with the inauguration of five fixed compactor transfer stations (FCTS) by L G Najeeb Jung
PUBLISHED ON SEP 21, 2021 01:26 AM IST
- Ravindra Gupta denied the allegation and called them baseless. He said he will file a criminal defamation case against Bhardwaj if the AAP leader does not apologise.
By HT Correspondent, New Delhi:
UPDATED ON JUL 15, 2021 06:02 AM IST
While the AAP is in charge of the Delhi government, the BJP rules the three municipal corporations.
PUBLISHED ON JUL 13, 2021 06:01 AM IST
- "BJP leaders then became greedy and cancelled the trade licences of several traders citing land disputes," said senior AAP leader and the party’s MCD in-charge Durgesh Pathak.
PUBLISHED ON JUL 06, 2021 10:13 AM IST
A day after Delhi education minister Manish Sisodia, citing a union ministry report, said that municipal schools under the BJP-ruled civic bodies have a poor pupil-teacher ratio (PTR), the three corporations -- north, south and east -- shared data on the number of students enrolled in their schools and the teachers engaged, to contend that their PTR is in accordance with the Right to Education (RTE) Act.
By Fareeha Iftikhar, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUN 23, 2021 03:04 AM IST
The move comes after government schools faced several challenges in tracking such students last year as their admissions were done virtually due to the closure of schools in view of the Covid-19 pandemic.
UPDATED ON JUN 02, 2021 02:37 AM IST
North body commissioner Sanjay Goel told a bench of Justices Vipin Sanghi and Jasmeet Singh that the civic body has already leased out Novelty Cinema for ₹37 crore and another commercial place at Karampura for ₹7 crore, last month.
PUBLISHED ON JUN 01, 2021 07:45 AM IST
- The HC on Monday asked the North body to disclose its list of assets and bank balance, to examine the issue of non-payment of salaries and told the corporation it will attach its properties to recover money.
PUBLISHED ON JUN 01, 2021 07:40 AM IST
- A bench of justices Vipin Sanghi and Jasmeet Singh said the right to receive dues was the employees’ fundamental right, and asked the North MCD commissioner to file the affidavit disclosing assets and bank balance by July 4.
By Ashish Mishra, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 30, 2021 05:19 AM IST
The North Delhi Municipal Corporation started the sanitisation drive from Anand Parbat industrial area while the East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) sanitised Jhilmil industrial area on Saturday.
By HT Correspondent, New Delhi:
UPDATED ON MAY 29, 2021 05:24 AM IST
The reports were a response to a plea initiated by the court, which stated that with the current Covid-19 situation, the efforts to contain the vector borne diseases have taken a backseat.
UPDATED ON APR 21, 2021 05:16 AM IST
The BJP dismissed the allegations as “baseless” and accused the AAP of engaging in “blame game” during a crisis.
UPDATED ON APR 01, 2021 03:46 AM IST
While the AAP is in charge of the Delhi government, the BJP rules the three municipal corporations (MCD).
PTI | , New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 21, 2021 08:06 PM IST
By-elections to five municipal wards will be held on February 28 and results will be declared on March 3.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 08, 2021 01:47 AM IST
The employees also staged a protest at the Civil Lines zonal office of the North Delhi Municipal Corporation, demanding the release of their pending salaries.
UPDATED ON JAN 05, 2021 03:37 AM IST
In a statement, the party said the AAP will go door-to-door and apprise the people regarding these alleged scams done by the BJP. A senior party official said the campaign will be crucial for the AAP as MCD elections in Delhi are scheduled next year.
UPDATED ON JAN 03, 2021 03:32 AM IST
Addressing a press conference, senior AAP leader and MCD in-charge Durgesh Pathak said the BJP is spending Rs 180 crore instead of Rs.8.5 crore, on the machines used to clear the landfill site located in Bhalswa.
UPDATED ON DEC 30, 2020 06:24 AM IST
On Monday, the AAP and BJP councillors had scuffled during a meeting of the EDMC House when the former raised the issue of an alleged Rs 2500 crore scam in north MCD.
UPDATED ON DEC 21, 2020 08:27 AM IST
Delhi BJP’s spokesperson Praveen Shankar Kapoor said, “This is a baseless allegation. The purpose of daily propaganda by the AAP leaders is to malign the image of the BJP which rules all three MCDs. The AAP leaders themselves know that there has been no scam and that is the reason the Kejriwal government is not officially writing to the CBI for an inquiry.”
UPDATED ON DEC 12, 2020 03:01 AM IST
Mayors of the three MCDs have been protesting outside the residence of CM Arvind Kejriwal demanding around Rs 13,500 crore in funds, which, they claim, the Delhi government owes to the civic bodies.
UPDATED ON NOV 01, 2020 02:15 AM IST
Senior Aam Aadmi Party leader and MCD in-charge Durgesh Pathak claimed that despite HC’s order, the BJP-ruled municipal corporations did not release the pensions.
UPDATED ON OCT 31, 2020 05:46 AM IST
The BJP-ruled MCDs have to take Rs 18,000 crore from the central government and must return Rs 8,500 crore to Delhi government,” said AAP spokesperson Saurabh Bhardwaj.
New Delhyi | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Shivani Kumar
UPDATED ON OCT 27, 2020 03:29 PM IST
Several doctors in hospitals run by the North MCD have claimed they have not been paid in three months and have been protesting for the last two weeks.
Unfortunate that MCDs not paying salaries even during festival time,say AAP; release funds, counters BJP
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2020 12:09 AM IST
Addressing a media briefing, senior AAP leader in charge of municipal affairs Durgesh Pathak raised the issue of non-payment of salaries to workers, doctors, and nurses at civic-body-run hospitals.
UPDATED ON SEP 27, 2020 03:26 AM IST
The Delhi BJP said the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) demolished the gates only after receiving multiple complaints from the residents there.
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2020 02:43 AM IST
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) criticised the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-ruled municipal corporations in Delhi, comparing alleged corruption in the civic bodies to the height of the three garbage landfills in the city.
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2020 12:46 AM IST
The court asked the civic body to be prepared on the next date of hearing, September 21, with the timeline within which the pension arrears will be released to the retired employees.
UPDATED ON AUG 10, 2020 11:20 PM IST
A bench of Chief Justice DN Patel and Justice Prateek Jalan was told by advocate Mini Pushkarna, counsel for the North DMC, said that they had released Rs 76 crore for salary for the month of June. I
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
UPDATED ON JUL 24, 2020 04:02 PM IST
AAP MLA Raghav Chadha said the MCD has not been able to pay its doctors, nurses, health workers because “the BJP, involved in corruption, consumes all its money”.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Soumya Pillai
UPDATED ON JUL 01, 2020 01:35 AM IST
In many neighbourhoods where Covid-19 positive patients are in home isolation, daily biomedical waste is not happening, residents say. In other areas, waste is being collected every three to four days.