While Meena was the in-charge of ACB, the AAP government had issued an order to route every file pertaining to the agency through Yadav.
Sharma said since his appointment order had not been issued with the approval of the competent authority — the Lt Governor — the charge taken over by him “is returned to his preceding officer”.
Stating that the L-G was “impartial” and “the ultimate authority” to decide matters, the school said it would send its representation to him.
Education minister Manish Sisodia said, “… We have issued showcause notices for the takeover of two branches of Maxfort. We are preparing to take over Maxfort Rohini and Pitampura…”
“I wish to place on record my appreciation for your admirable performance in course of the management of recent water crisis in Delhi,” Jung said in his letter to the CEO.
Speaking to The Indian Express, SCP (Crime) Taj Hassan said no calls had been received since the number was activated. “The 1093 number is constantly manned and so far we have received no calls,” he said.
The government communication to the L-G had stated, “A news article titled ‘How to wipe out Islamic Terror’ was published in an English daily, DNA, on July 16, 2011 under the name of Dr Subramaniam Swamy.
Sources said Bassi had met Jung Thursday to discuss the bifurcation of law and order by forming north and south zones.
The government had countered the MHA and said the commission is legal as was constituted based on a decision by the cabinet. The matter is now in court, said a senior official.
Speaking at the 88th annual general meeting of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), Jung said that the city he lived in now was very different from the one he had grown up in.
The DDA said that it had granted the Delhi government’s request for land to build old age homes, night shelters and for other proposals “pertaining to social sectors”.
Manish Sisodia wrote that it was his duty as education minister to draw Najeeb Jung’s attention to the issue.
The Centre is now expected to begin its arguments on the issue of interpretation of Article 239AA from November 16.
According to the government, the agenda for the said meeting held on October 21 at Raj Niwas was to discuss land allotment by the Delhi Development Authority for construction of hospitals and not withdrawal of cases.
It added, “It is the State Legislative Assembly which is concerned with the functioning of DISCOMs,” and not the Union government.