Delhi Jal Board

NGT issues show cause notice to Delhi Jal Board, Delhi govt over failure to clean Yamuna

NGT issues show cause notice to Delhi Jal Board, Delhi govt over failure to clean Yamuna

The National Green Tribunal on Monday issued show cause notice to the Delhi Jal Board and the Delhi government for failing to comply with its orders to clean river Yamuna.

Oct 23, 2017, 16:58 PM IST

Delhi CM takes charge of water dept, seeks deadline from DJB on ending water woes

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday convened a meeting of senior officials of the DJB.

Sep 04, 2017, 23:50 PM IST
Delhi sanitation workers' death: Police files culpable homicide case, jal board denies hiring them

Delhi sanitation workers' death: Police files culpable homicide case, jal board denies hiring them

The Delhi police on Monday filed a culpable homicide case after the tragic death of three sanitation workers. The Delhi Jal Board, on the other hand, has denied that the cleaners were hired by them for the job.

Aug 07, 2017, 09:46 AM IST
Delhi govt seeks PMO's intervention to resolve 'water crisis'

Delhi govt seeks PMO's intervention to resolve 'water crisis'

The Delhi government on Tuesday said the national capital was facing a "water crisis", which could affect areas in central Delhi.

May 16, 2017, 22:43 PM IST
What's behind the surge in typhoid cases in Delhi?

What's behind the surge in typhoid cases in Delhi?

As per status report of South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC), at least 80 cases of chikungunya and 30 cases of dengue have been reported in Delhi in just four months since January 1, 2017.

May 09, 2017, 11:45 AM IST

Two Delhi water treatment plants shut over ammonia levels

Two water treatment plants were shut here on Sunday due to high level of ammonia in raw water. The closure could lead to water shortage in several parts of the city.

Jan 15, 2017, 17:36 PM IST

Water supply to be disrupted in parts of Delhi

Water supply will be hit in major parts of the city, including NDMC areas, this evening due to ongoing interconnection of pipes, Delhi Jal Board has said.

Oct 18, 2016, 10:56 AM IST
AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal pushed woman to ground after argument, touched her inappropriately? Know molestation FIR details

AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal pushed woman to ground after argument, touched her inappropriately? Know molestation FIR details

Some shocking details of FIR have come to light in connection with molestation case against AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal.

Jul 11, 2016, 10:14 AM IST
BJP corner Arvind Kejriwal, accuses 'stubborn' AAP of politicizing its mistakes

BJP corner Arvind Kejriwal, accuses 'stubborn' AAP of politicizing its mistakes

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday alleged that indulging in illegal activities, misbehaving with the people and intimidating them has become a daily routine of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), which is presently intoxicated with power.

Jun 26, 2016, 13:06 PM IST

BJP seeks Arvind Kejriwal's arrest over water tanker scam report

Delhi BJP chief Satish Upadhyay on Friday sought the arrest of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over water tanker scam, in an increasingly bitter fight with the AAP with two sides accusing each other of various scams and crimes.

Jun 24, 2016, 16:30 PM IST
Delhi prepared to deal with water problems in summer, says Water Minister

Delhi prepared to deal with water problems in summer, says Water Minister

The Delhi government was fully prepared to deal with the water crisis for the summer, Water Minister Kapil Mishra said on Tuesday.

Apr 26, 2016, 19:29 PM IST

Don't surrender the amount allotted for Yamuna: NGT to DJB

The National Green Tribunal today directed Delhi Jal Board (DJB) not to surrender the amount allocated to it in the last fiscal for rejuvenation of Yamuna to the Delhi government.

Apr 01, 2016, 15:22 PM IST

Delhi Water crisis: How Jats left our house stirred, and a lesson from Japan

Today morning when clear, bubbling water gushed out of pipes into our underground tanks, it was celebratory spectacle to behold.

Feb 24, 2016, 16:58 PM IST
Munak canal issue: SC issues notices to Centre, Delhi and Haryana govts​

Munak canal issue: SC issues notices to Centre, Delhi and Haryana govts​

The Supreme Court on Monday issued notices to the Centre and the governments of Delhi and Haryana with regard to what steps all three were taking to restore operations of the strategically-located Munak Canal, which supplies water to the national capital.

Feb 22, 2016, 14:52 PM IST
Jat agitation leaves Delhi high and dry, AAP govt orders Delhi schools to remain shut on Monday

Jat agitation leaves Delhi high and dry, AAP govt orders Delhi schools to remain shut on Monday

Delhi CM today chaired an emergency meet at his residence to take stock of the water supply situation in the national capital which has been hit due to the ongoing protests by Haryana Jats.

Feb 21, 2016, 09:32 AM IST
Delhi water crisis: SC likely to hear AAP govt’s plea today

Delhi water crisis: SC likely to hear AAP govt’s plea today

The Supreme Court is expected to hear on Sunday morning the Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP government’s plea regarding the state’s water crisis triggered by the ongoing Jats’ agitation for reservation in jobs and educational institutions.

Feb 21, 2016, 02:39 AM IST
Jat stir effect: Delhi braces for water crisis; DJB to approach SC

Jat stir effect: Delhi braces for water crisis; DJB to approach SC

Delhi Water Minister Kapil Mishra on Saturday held an emergency meeting with DJB officials and decided to rationalise water supply till the situation is normal.

Feb 20, 2016, 16:36 PM IST
Arvind Kejriwal completes one year in office as Delhi CM

Arvind Kejriwal completes one year in office as Delhi CM

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in Delhi turns one on Sunday.

Feb 14, 2016, 02:55 AM IST

Kejriwal against privatising water sector

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday reiterated his stand of not privatising the water sector in the national capital, saying that doing so would lead to "cronyism and corruption".

Sep 10, 2015, 23:22 PM IST

NGT slams DJB over construction of sewage treatment plants

The National Green Tribunal today slammed the Delhi Jal Board over delay in construction of sewage treatment plants (STPs) in the capital.

Aug 20, 2015, 21:26 PM IST