New flashpoint between SDMC, Delhi Assembly

But AAP leader Saurabh Bhardwaj said the resolution by the standing committee or their House has no affect on jurisdiction of the Delhi Assembly committees.

On three MCD websites, RTI section non-functional since trifurcation

A senior official of the South civic body, which is the nodal agency for IT-related works for all three MCDs, said: “We are in a legal dispute with the vendor who handles IT-related work. This is why it isn’t functioning, but it will be updated soon.”


RFID tags must for eco-tax exemption: South Delhi corporation body

Vehicles exempted from paying ECC include oil tankers carrying petroleum products, CNG vehicles, ambulances, water tankers and fire-fighting vehicles.

South Delhi body set to build 39 more model schools by next year

SDMC’s education committee chairperson said the facilities at the Malviya Nagar school include smart classes, multi-playstations, a hall for indoor games, English-medium classes, a medical room, library, ramps for physically disabled children and water coolers.

SDMC’s bid to woo sanitation workers: Waive property tax

SDMC’s standing committee chairperson Shikha Rai proposed waiving house tax on one residential property of its regular sanitation employees.

In poor taste

South Delhi corporation’s proposal to ban public display of non-veg food smacks of prejudice, threatens freedoms


Delhi: SDMC schools yet to get CCTVs, women guards

More than 5,000 students in 14 schools are forced to sit on floors, as there no desks and benches, and 44 schools do not have Jal Board water connections.

New Delhi: In a first, south body begins crackdown on homes not segregating waste at the source

Earlier, the three corporations — East, North and South — had maintained they cannot issue fines as they were yet to make people aware of waste segregation and provide facilities.

Delhi civic body education dept initiative: Only one ‘genuine’ call on SDMC helpline

Nandini Sharma, SDMC education committee chairperson, said that the department will advertise the helpline number — 011 23227300 — so that more people file complaints.

Milder strain and higher immunity behind sharp drop in dengue cases in Delhi

The capital has reported 1,020 cases of dengue so far this year — less than half the number (2,884) it reported during the same time last year. Authorities have so far confirmed the death of only a 12-year-old girl in the capital so far.