Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022

Ramlila Maidan


Delhi: FIR against Ramlila committee for violating Covid-19 norms

October 09, 2021 12:06 pm

A challan was issued to the organisers under section 188 (disobedience to order duly promulgated by public servant) of IPC at Ramlila ground on Friday evening, the police added.

Delhi: 70% work done at Ramlila Maidan's 500-bed ICU facility, to be ready in a few days

May 07, 2021 1:33 am

Officials said 70% of the work is completed and it should be ready in a few more days.

To pit people’s protest against infrastructure is to diminish urban life and democracy

December 14, 2020 8:58 am

Between the lawns of Rajpath and the barricaded borders of Delhi today, we see the city becoming increasingly hostile to dissent. The state wants to keep the protestors out and the general public accepts the rhetoric of disruption with ease.

Rights vs responsibilities: PM Modi has a message for protesters

December 26, 2019 7:30 am

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said while people have the right (adhikar) to education, healthcare and secure environment, they also have duties  (kartavya) and responsibilities (dayitva) towards teachers, doctors and the police force.

Congress to hold 'Bharat Bachao rally' at Ramlila Maidan on Nov 30

November 16, 2019 3:28 pm

The party had planned to hold agitations in various parts of the country from November 5 to 15, during which it would take out protests to highlight the failures of the BJP-led government.

Delhi: Leaders’ photos dot Ramlila Maidan ahead of BJP meet

January 11, 2019 2:42 am

More than 2,000 workers have been tasked with looking after the arrangements and logistics for the event. Party sources said that over 3,000 hotel rooms have been booked for leaders coming from different parts of the country.

Makeshift PMO for 2 days at Delhi's Ramlila Maidan, BJP readies for national meet

January 04, 2019 3:00 am

The inaugural speech will be given by party chief Amit Shah, while PM Modi will conclude the event. Discussions on alliances and party strategies ahead of the Lok Sabha elections will be held.

Ramlila Maidan to offer area for protests, this time for free

April 25, 2018 2:29 am

“The protesters will have to take no-objection certificate from Delhi Police and pay Rs 5,000 as security deposit, which will be refundable,” Director Horticulture North Ranbeer Singh said

Delhi: Police want protests to be made free at Ramlila Maidan

March 24, 2018 3:24 am

Sources said the proposal was discussed by senior officers of the Delhi Police and the North Delhi Municipal Corporation during a meeting a few days ago.

Ramlila Maidan, new hub of dissent, saw just eight protests since October

February 25, 2018 6:25 am

Swaraj India president Anupam, who was part of one such protest at Ramlila Maidan, said, “Delhi has no protest site.


Sea of farmers march to Parliament, traffic woes loom

November 30, 2018 12:05 pm

Thousands of farmers from across the country, who have been camping at the Ramlila ground here since Thursday, will march to Parliament Street on Friday to press for their demands, including debt relief and remunerative prices for their produce.