Delhi transporters including the truckers associations are likely to go on strike to protest against the National Green Tribunal's order banning diesel vehicles of more than 10 years age from plying in the city.
Trifurcation of erstwhile MCD, increase in number of councillors and introduction of new norms for property tax assessment are some of the major reasons identified by the three cash-strapped civic bodies which are at loggerheads with the AAP government over funds.
Delhi High Court on Wednesday lambasted the East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) for "fooling" over 30,600 disabled, widowed and aged persons by not paying any pension to them since March 31, 2013 and asked it to cancel the scheme if they did not have money.
Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Wednesday said that his government has ordered the release of funds for Municipal Corporation of Delhi so that it can pay the salaries of its workers on time.
Aam Aadmi Party on Sunday hit streets cleaning the garbage on them as a mark of protest against the on-going strike by safai karamcharis who are resenting non-payment of salaries by BJP-controlled municipal corporations in Delhi.
All elected BJP members of the three municipal corporations on Wednesday staged a dharna over the AAP government's "denial" of financial aid to the cash- strapped civic bodies and theirs mayors sought the Lt Governor's intervention in the issue.
Aam Aadmi Party on Thursday attacked the BJP-led three municipal corporations for "miserable" condition of cleanliness in Delhi and said it will showcase the civic body as BJP's "model of governance" during the campaign for the upcoming Assembly polls.