Calling the incident “unprecedented”, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Twitter: “Chaos by BJP at Signature Bridge inauguration site. It’s a Del govt prog. Police mute spectator. Can LG, being head of Del police, ensure peace and order at Signature bridge inauguration site?
Sanitation staff of the East civic body have been on strike for the past 27 days, demanding timely salaries, absorbing temporary staff, pension for retired personnel and proper medical assistance. The Delhi government has disbursed Rs 500 crore as one-time assistance to the corporation.
During Question Hour in Lok Sabha on Monday, Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge called the Speaker’s attention to an officer sitting in the officer’s gallery, taking note of Opposition movements and counting the members.
The proposal to install CCTV cameras across the capital has become the latest flashpoint between the AAP government, which links the project to safety, and the Lt- Governor, who has flagged privacy concerns and made a pitch for standard operating procedures. At the centre of debate is a key question: Who controls the data collected from these CCTVs?