This would allow one-way traffic from the Shaheen Bagh-Jamia Nagar locality and Ashram towards Noida through the Kalindi Kunj bridge. Police, however, added that this would solve only a small part of the traffic problem — though it's a start.
Two rapid response teams comprising a doctor, a nurse and a paramedic, have been visiting guesthouses and reviewing if visitors are showing flu-like symptoms, such as mild fever, headache, cough and cold.
“Working with the Central Public Works Department, the NDMC horticulture department has been given the task of maintaining hygiene and cleanliness of Rashtrapati Bhavan,” said S Chellaiah, Director of Horticulture, NDMC.
The AAP’s decisive 62/70 score in the Delhi polls was powered by the welfare schemes launched by the Arvind Kejriwal govt. As a new AAP govt takes oath today, The Sunday Express traces the script of this victory — from a mohalla clinic in West Delhi to a family that has made crucial savings on power bills, and a government school “prettier than a shopping mall”
The judgment revokes an order by the Uttarakhand High Court and was passed by a bench which ruled that states may provide reservation in government jobs but are not legally bound to do so, and that a quota in promotions is not a fundamental right.
The problems faced by residents at this village is not too dissimilar to those in other rural belts in outer regions of North West Delhi. Most people in these areas said they voted keeping in mind these problems and for parties that will help solve them.
Those who live in JJ clusters and the unauthorised colonies have expressed appreciation for the work done by the AAP, but many villagers continue to be unmoved from their traditional stance of voting for the BJP.
Launching the Delhi Assembly poll manifesto at the party's headquarters on Deen Dayal Upadhyay Marg on Sunday, DPCC president Subhash Chopra said, “We will make electricity free till 300 units. From 300-400 units, we will give a discount of 50%, for 400-500 units it will be 30%, and for 500-600 units, there will be a 25% discount.”
Shouting slogans like ‘Desh ke gaddaron ko goli maaro saalon ko’, ‘Modi Modi’, ‘Jai Shree Ram’ and ‘Vande Mataram’, protesters marched towards barricades put up near the Shaheen Bagh protest site, before being removed by police. Around 50 were detained and taken to Badarpur in buses.
Many dwellers brought up the difficulty in obtaining clean water, to which Bharadwaj said, “Delhi used to have 53% piped water facilities, which AAP increased to 93%. We had to separate the sewage and water lines. AAP will make sure it will make this 100%.”
Kerala’s Finance Minister T M Thomas Isaac and actor Sushant Singh also made it to Shaheen Bagh, where both addressed protesters Saturday. “The entire country is inspired by the resistance shown by Shaheen Bagh, as CAA is against the Constitution,” said Issac.
Accompanied by around 100 supporters from UP, Haryana, Rajasthan and other states, who began gathering at Tihar Jail from the afternoon, Chandrashekar Azad made his way into the dargah where fireworks were lit to celebrate his release.