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Jul 16, 2019
Delhi Jal Board will provide free safety kits to all sanitation workers in city, says Chief Minister Arvind KejriwalDelhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has announced that Delhi Jal Board will be providing one free safety kit each to all sanitation workers in the national capital. The Delhi Chief Minister on Monday said that his government will ensure that no sewer deaths take place in Delhi.
Jul 10, 2019
AAP, BJP joining hands for Okhla plant a welcome step, but political enmity may continue to hamper policy work in DelhiRecently Union Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat and Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal jointly laid foundation for a sewage water treatment plant in Delhi, showing once again what a Centre-state harmony can do for Delhi
Jul 03, 2019
Delhi water crisis: AAP govt's five-pronged approach aims to fill supply-demand gap, prevent depletion of water bodiesWater is in vogue. Debates on the water crisis are on in the Lower and Upper Houses of Parliament.
Jul 02, 2019
Delhi water crisis: Water tanker mafia, high ammonia levels and sewage treatment among key concernsIn 2001 alone, Delhi's population increased by 215,000 due to natural growth and 285,000 through migration. This puts a strain on water supply resources.
Jun 24, 2019
Delhi's water quota unchanged since 1994, will urge Centre to increase it, says Arvind KejriwalChief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said he will request the Centre to increase the quota of water allocated Delhi which has remained constant since 1994.
Jun 23, 2019
Delhi's ambitious 24x7 water supply scheme may turn out to be pipe dream as pilot project reveals challengesThe Delhi Jal Board first discussed the ambitious idea of continuous water supply in 2009 and started a pilot project.
Jun 11, 2019
Meenakshi Lekhi protests outside Delhi Jal Board's office over 'water woes'; authority alleges BJP is 'politicising' issueMeenakshi Lekhi protested outside the Delhi Jal Board's (DJB) R K Puram office against "water woes" being faced by the people of her constituency.
Mar 06, 2019
Delhi mechanises sewer cleaning, goes beyond political posturing to turn manual scavengers into entrepreneursLast week, the Delhi government launched 200 sewer cleaning trucks and gave the contracts to families of manual scavengers in a bid to do away with the hazardous occupation.
Mar 01, 2019
Arvind Kejriwal flags off fleet of 200 sewer cleaning machines in Delhi, says ‘historic’ move will end need for manual scavengingDelhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal flagged off a fleet of 200 sewer cleaning machines on Thursday. The machines have been provided to skilled manual scavengers making them 'sani-entrepreneurs', officials said.
Jan 02, 2019
Delhi labour dept issues advisory to implement Minimum Wages Act, but experts say paucity of inspectors makes it impossibleThe minimum wages to be paid to labourers was increased by 34 percent, by a notification issued by the Government of Delhi last year. At present, unskilled labourers are entitled to a minimum wage of Rs 14,000 per month, semi-skilled labourers, Rs 15,400 per month, and skilled labourers, Rs 16,962.