October 08, 2020 11:10 am
Delhi Environment Minister Gopal Rai spells out the plan to control sources of pollution, and challenges on the way.
November 05, 2019 1:37 am
At a press conference at the Delhi Secretariat, Manish Sisodia said 170 challans were issued by traffic police personnel, 15 by officials of the enforcement wing of the Transport Department, and the rest by officials under the SDMs.
November 02, 2019 2:20 am
The road-rationing scheme, which was notified Friday, has the provision of exempting vehicles carrying children in school uniform. However, parent groups have been asking for clarity on it.
October 17, 2019 1:58 pm
Briefing reporters on the road rationing system, Arvind Kejriwal said the odd-even plan will also be applicable to all government officials, including the chief minister.
October 16, 2019 9:41 am
Under the amended MV Act, authorities can impose a fine up to Rs 20,000 for odd-even related violations.
October 13, 2019 8:20 am
The Delhi Transport Department has told the CM in an official note that potential benefits from the odd-even scheme will be “lessened significantly” if two-wheelers are exempted as they comprise as much as 88% of the city’s vehicular fleet.
October 12, 2019 8:28 am
Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot, however, told The Indian Express that two-wheelers will have to be given certain exemptions as the existing transport infrastructure will not be able absorb the load.
October 01, 2019 2:13 am
As part of the timeline to augment the cluster bus fleet, Delhi is supposed to get at least 320 new buses ahead of October 29, when the scheme to allow women to travel for free in buses will come into force.
September 17, 2019 3:03 am
Odd-even policy is no magic bullet to tackle pollution. But it is sure to trigger a conversation about Delhi’s environment
September 14, 2019 8:59 am
Discussions are expected over the next few days to decide how these masks will be distributed, officials said.