Manish Sisodia ‘s portfolios were passed on to newly inducted ministers Kailash Gahlot and Rajendra Gautam. He was given charge of tourism.
Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party national convener Arvind Kejriwal is one of the most popular politicians in the country and has a huge fan following due to his association with several anti-corruption campaigns and electoral victories. So, How do you contact Arvind Kejriwal? Here are a number of options:
Since July 3, anganwadi workers in Delhi have been raising slogans and demanding an increase in their monthly salary, insurance and pension after retirement
As voting for the presidential elections gathered steam with city legislators arriving at assembly, among first to vote were Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, sacked AAP minister Kapil Mishra and Leader of Opposition in the assembly, Vijender Gupta.
Union minister Arun Jaitley filed an application in the Delhi High Court to expedite proceedings in the DDCA defamation case filed by him against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and five AAP leaders.
The Delhi government had in 2015 announced a subsidy of Rs 15,000 to owners of newly-purchased battery-operated e-rickshaw which are authorised and registered by the Transport Department. The subsidy amount was revised to Rs 30,000 for the e-rickshaws which were bought after 2016.
The plea said that due to publication of “false and defamatory” remarks and statements of Kejriwal and Singh, Bhardwaj’s reputation has been tarnished in the minds of party leaders, relatives, friends and public at large, whosoever has seen the news.
The Delhi government had told the apex court on February 2 that it has exclusive executive powers in relation to matters falling within the purview of the Legislative Assembly and neither the Centre nor the President or the LG could encroach on them.
On Monday, the L-G office issued a statement that Baijal had written to the CM expressing “surprise” over Kejriwal’s “perception that the elected government was not made aware of work done on resolving traffic bottlenecks”.
The e-RTI portal, which has been designed by the National Informatics Centre (NIC), will enable citizens to file RTI applications pertaining to 172 departments of the Delhi government.
According to the application filed by Kejriwal’s counsel Anupam Srivastava, the matter is at the stage where Jaitley is being cross-examined. Further cross-examination of the BJP leader was listed for July 28 and 31.
The Delhi High Court on Friday issued a notice to Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley over the application filed by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in the DDCA case.
The result was an anti-corruption branch investigation that eventually led to a delay of “a year-and-a-half” to disburse funds for 29,395 applicants, the Delhi Dialogue and Development Commission (DDC) report has revealed.
In April last year, Kejriwal had launched the ‘Greening Delhi’ initiative aimed at tackling dust, a major source of air pollution in the national capital. He had set October, 2016 as the deadline but the work never really took off.
In his communication, Kejriwal has pointed out that “one of the reasons” for traffic snarls in several parts of Delhi were “bottleneck of roads”, which could be due to “encroachments, poor traffic management, bad road design, enforcement”, among others.