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.

Delhi HC to wait for panel report on rain water harvesting

The Delhi Jal Board (DJB) on Wednesday informed the Delhi High Court about the efforts made by it to encourage rainwater harvesting (RWH) in the national capital, including making it mandatory for property of 500 sq metres or more and increasing tariff in case of non-compliance.

There will be water wars soon: HC on depleting water level in Delhi

The Delhi High Court Wednesday said there would be "water wars" soon given the rate water sources is depleting and asked the city government whether it has any policy in place for implementing rain-water harvesting measures.

CBI registers six cases against 33 DJB officials

CBI has registered six FIRs against 33 Delhi Jal Board officials for allegedly favouring two private firms by clearing their exorbitant bills without any services or product being delivered.

Delhi Jal Board unveils online bill payment facility

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

Delhi Lt Governor gives nod for 500 more water ATMs

Delhi`s Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung has approved the setting up of 500 more water ATMs in the national capital following success of the Delhi Jal Board`s (DJB) pilot project in the Savda Ghevera colony.

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.

Power outage due to dust storm hits water supply in Delhi

The after effects of the massive dust storm that hit the national capital last evening were felt by Delhiites till Saturday morning as power supply could not be restored in many areas which caused hiccups in water supply.

AAP MLA arrested for thrashing DJB`s junior engineer

The AAP legislator, who had allegedly thrashed a junior engineer of Delhi Jal Board after he refused to follow his instructions, was arrested on Friday.

Maken urges Najeeb Jung to put in place a transparent posting policy

Congress General Secretary and former Union Minister Ajay Maken on Wednesday urged the Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung to put in place a transparent transfer and posting policy.

AAP-led dharna outside Jal Board office leads to chaos on South Delhi roads

Delhi traffic — Commuters were in for a harrowing time on Monday as Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)-led protesters blocked the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) corridor outside the Greater Kailash Jal Board office causing massive jams in areas of South Delhi.

Deficient water supply in Dwarka; HC asks govt, DJB to respond

The Delhi High Court today sought responses from the city government, DDA and Delhi Jal Board on a PIL seeking immediate measures to ensure adequate water supply to Dwarka area in the national capital.

20 kilolitres free water scheme hangs in balance in Delhi

The future of flagship scheme providing 20 kilolitres of water to households announced by Kejriwal hangs in balance as Delhi Jal Board is yet to receive final confirmation for provision of subsidy.

Govt warns of action against commercial exploitation of water

Delhi government today directed the deputy commissioners to take strict action against complaints of commercial exploitation of ground water, even as it asked the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) to re-advertise applications for registration of water tankers in the city.

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.

Court summons DJB`s junior engineer, others in corruption case

A junior engineer of Delhi Jal Board (DJB) and two other persons, chargesheeted by CBI for allegedly causing a loss of Rs 1.79 lakh to the exchequer by submitting a forged bill, have been summoned by a special court here.

Court summons DJB`s junior engineer, others in corruption case

A junior engineer of Delhi Jal Board (DJB) and two other persons, chargesheeted by CBI for allegedly causing a loss of Rs 1.79 lakh to the exchequer by submitting a forged bill, have been summoned by a special court here.

14 Delhi Jal Board engineers suspended

Delhi Jal Board on Saturday suspended 14 engineers against whom CBI had registered cases of alleged cheating and forgery in supply of sewerage equipment.

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.