Haryana moves HC accusing DJB of wasting water

Haryana government on Friday moved a plea in Delhi High Court accusing DJB of wasting water by not opening gates of its twin pipelines connecting Munak canal to the Wazirabad water treatment plant (WTP) here.

Delhi's Anti-Corruption Branch arrests five DJB officers on corruption charges

The Anti-Corruption Branch of Delhi has arrested five officials of Delhi Jal Board on charges of corruption, reports claimed on Tuesday.

Late payment fine on water waived till April 15 in Delhi

Delhi Jal Board on Tuesday extended the deadline to pay total actual bill by 15 days to April 15 in order to take benefit of waiver on accumulated late payment surcharges.

HC fiat on supply of water from Haryana to Delhi

 Delhi High Court on Friday said Haryana appeared to be "trying to resile or renege" from the arrangement made by it for supply of water to Delhi and ordered instalment of ultrasonic water meters in Munak canal to measure the water there.

HC seeks reason for high water table in South Delhi colony

Concerned over the "unusually" high water table in a DDA colony here that is allegedly posing threat to buildings, Delhi High Court has directed authorities to locate the reason.

Water tariff hiked in Delhi by 10%

The Delhi Jal Board (DJB) on Thursday decided to increase water tariff in the capital by 10 percent. The tariff increase will be effective for households which consume more than 20,000 litres of water per month.

Dwarka water woes to end, will get water in a week: DJB to HC

 Dwarka will start getting water from Munak canal within a week with the operationalisation of water treatment plant (WTP) in the sub-city, Delhi Jal Board (DJB) informed the High Court here on Friday.

Make rainwater harvesting attractive: HC to DJB

The Delhi High Court Wednesday directed the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) to make rainwater harvesting "attractive" by giving wide publicity to its benefits including rebate in water tariff.

Publicise rainwater harvesting, make it attractive: HC to DJB

Rainwater harvesting should be given wide publicity and Delhi Jal Board (DJB) should offer rebates to attract people to implement it, Delhi High Court said on Wednesday.

DJB pipeline repair: Water supply to remain affected

 Regular water supply in many localities of South Delhi will remain affected on Sunday as Delhi Jal Board is going to undertake repair work of its pipeline.

DJB starts process of cleaning Yamuna river

Taking its maiden step towards cleaning Yamuna, Delhi Jal Board on Monday launched the first phase of its 59-km interceptor sewer project which will ensure that only treated sewage is discharged into the three major drains which release water in the river.

DJB supplying contaminated water: Bhalaswa colony residents

Residents of north-west Delhi's Bhalaswa resettlement colony have complained about the alleged supply of contaminated water by Delhi Jal Board (DJB) and claimed it has caused various water-borne diseases in the area.

DJB informs Delhi HC about mandatory rainwater harvesting

The Delhi Jal Board (DJB) Wednesday told the Delhi High Court that it has made it mandatory for a property of 500 square metres or more in the capital to install provisions for rainwater harvesting.

NGT pulls up authorities over unauthorised borewells in Delhi

Taking a serious note of "water scarcity" in Delhi, the National Green Tribunal today pulled up the authorities for failing to perform their statutory administrative obligation in ensuring adequate water supply.

Delhi Jal Board unveils online bill payment facility

Delhi Jal Board (DJB) Friday unveiled online bill payment facilities for its consumers.

Declare water emergency, deploy more water tankers: Cong

Congress on Wednesday demanded Delhi Jal Board to declare "water emergency" and immediately deploy 500 more water tankers in the wake of acute shortage of water in various parts of the city.

Najeeb Jung directs officials to provide relief to storm-hit people

Delhi`s Lt Governor Najeeb Jung today directed Divisional Commissioner`s office to survey and assess damages to life and property caused by yesterday`s dust storm in the national capital and provide ex-gratia or relief to the affected families.

Pay more for electricity, water in Delhi from today

The headline might sound like an April Fool prank but unfortunately it`s not so. Because beginning Tuesday, your power and water bills in Delhi are set to rise sharply.

Delhi govt directs ACB to file FIR in three scam cases in DJB

The AAP-led government on Monday directed its Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) to register FIRs in three cases of alleged irregularities in Delhi Jal Board (DJB) which caused a loss of Rs 341 crore to the state exchequer.

CBI registers five cases against Delhi Jal Board

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered five cases against 13 officials of the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) for alleged irregularities in the supply of equipments for sewage treatment plants.