Delhi: People’s ideas for budget

Process of gathering people’s feedback from 11 designated Assembly constituencies will continue separately.

Written by Pragya Kaushika | New Delhi | Updated: April 14, 2015 3:19 am
 Arvind Kejriwal, AAP, Delhi budget, delhi government budget, delhi news The Arvind Kejriwal government will release advertisements this week. (Source: Prem Nath Pandey)

The government has begun acting on CM Arvind Kejriwal promise that the city’s people will have a role in making the budget for this year. The government will release advertisements this week, asking citizens to submit their suggestions, on how they would like development funds to be spent, to the Delhi secretariat by April 30.

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A  senior AAP leader said as the government has started the budget-making process, it needs to start gathering people’s ideas for Delhi. The process of gathering people’s feedback from mohalla sabhas in 11 designated Assembly constituencies will continue separately. However, officials are skeptical as nothing of this sort has been done before. “The rationality of the process could be challenged and how much of it would be put to use is yet to be seen,” a senior official said.

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    Mehar Bhai
    Apr 14, 2015 at 6:13 pm
    It appears that NO ONE is serious about ongoing over DECADE Recruitment Scam, Corruption, Malpractices, Abuse of Power without Notified Staff SERVICE and Financial Rules and above all Delegated Powers by Delhi Electricity Ombudsman and IS NOT AT ALL FUNCTIONING WITH CLEAN HANDS AND ANTI- CONSUMERS. Over decade indulging in Corruption and Recruitment Scam making fresh illegal appointments of favorites Without Notified Recruitment & Service rules having CRIMINAL CONSPIRACY with Delhi Electricity Ombudsman by DERC. Over decade - NO AUDIT under section 104 of the Act and under Section 91, not obtained Delhi Government prior approval for staff services terms and conditions etc. for the staff of Delhi Electricity Ombudsman as indulged in malpractices without even not having Notified Administrative and Financial Rules under the shelter of DERC. Hence DERC also guilty of protecting and defending corrupt and malpractices with Abuse of Power. DERC now under the shelter of being quasi- judicial & no checks is disobeying the directions of Delhi Government and guilty of violation Section 108 as mentioned above of Electricity ACT, 2003 and Delhi Government Order dated 16 FEB. 2015 - NOT to disengage any contract staff. Above all, has violated compliance of Prime Minister Directions to display all Notified Recruitment Rules on the Web and send compliance by 15 March, 2003. is also guilty of RTI ACT, 2005 not supplying for the last more than four months the Notified Recruitment Rules & Service Rules for the staff of Delhi Electricity Ombudsman. At once action is needed on TOP PRIORITY to stop CORRUPTION AND PROBE ALL MALPRACTICES CONTINUING OVER DECADE WITH ABUSE OF POWER to be an EYE- OPENER for coming generations in the over all public interest and to protect public looting with deep rooted criminal conspiracy. As above, under the provisions of Section 108 for non compliance of directions by the Government, Sub- Sections ( 2 ) (e) and ( 2 ) (d) of Section 90 and Section 86 ( 3 ) of ELECTRICITY ACT, 2003 lacking transparency while discharging its functions with full corruption and malpractices and anti- consumers. Electricity OMBUDSMAN & DERC to be AT ONCE SUSPENDED PENDING INVESTIGATION UNDER THE LAW. Corrupt top level Babus are protecting corrupts under the shelter of political masters, so, leads to corruption since 2004 : A deep rooted CRIMINAL CONSPIRACY and serious Recruitment Scam with full of malpractices.