Friday, Oct 07, 2022

Delhi Assembly


Delhi BJP MLAs to meet President, demand dismissal of AAP govt

September 02, 2022 8:54 pm

Leader of Opposition in the Delhi Assembly Ramvir Singh Bidhuri claimed the AAP government is indulging in corruption and eroding democracy in Delhi by ignoring all rules and regulations, which is why, he said, it should be dismissed.

L-G’s message on GNCTD Act contrary to Supreme Court decision: Delhi Assembly

August 27, 2022 7:17 am

The GNCTD Act, 2021, which was approved by the Centre last year gives an upper hand to the L-G over the elected government. As per the legislation, the “government” in Delhi means the “L-G”.

Out of Assembly, BJP takes to streets

August 27, 2022 7:10 am

Northeast Delhi BJP MP Manoj Tiwari also criticised the AAP over their MLAs’ visit to Rajghat on Thursday, referring to them as “descendants of Goebbels”.

Services dept stopped replying to queries since Centre’s 2018 order: Delhi Assembly panel

July 09, 2022 9:12 pm

The committee consisting of AAP MLAs Atishi, Rajesh Gupta and Somnath Bharti in its report said the non-responsiveness of the department is unconstitutional and against the public interest.

Salary hike okayed, Delhi MLAs, ministers will be paid 67% more

July 05, 2022 2:52 am

The basic pay of the MLAs and ministers will now increase from Rs 12,000 to Rs 30,000 and allowances like travelling, telephone bills and others will go up to Rs 90,000.

North, South MCDs seek to restrain Delhi Assembly committee from posing questions, move HC

May 05, 2022 8:14 pm

Refusing to interfere at this stage with the demand for information from the privileges committee, Justice Varma asked the corporations to respond to the preliminary objections raised by Narayan and listed the petitions for hearing on July 8.

Delhi Assembly briefly adjourned after ruckus over remarks by BJP’s Adesh Gupta

March 28, 2022 2:33 pm

AAP MLAs shouted slogans against Gupta who, they said, made derogatory remarks against CM Kejriwal over his statements on making ‘The Kashmir Files’ tax-free in Delhi.

Delhi Budget offers jobs booster for long Covid; govt plans to employ 20 lakh people in 5 years

March 27, 2022 8:58 am

The upcoming financial year’s Budget has seen an increase of about 13.3 percent as compared to the revised estimates of the previous year’s Budget which stood at Rs 67,000 crore.

PWD Floats Tender: Delhi Govt to hire ‘experts’ to tackle monkey problem at Vidhan Sabha

March 14, 2022 6:21 am

Several monkeys are often spotted entering the Assembly and surrounding areas. In 2017, a monkey had entered the Delhi Assembly, prompting speaker Ram Niwas Goel to raise concerns about MLAs being bitten.

Room in Delhi Assembly building housing ‘gallows’ could open up to public: Speaker

September 04, 2021 3:14 pm

The building was constructed in 1912 and housed the Central Legislative Assembly between 1913 and 1926. Goel claims the building fell into disuse after 1926 and the British administrators decided to hold trials for “revolutionaries” in the building.