North Delhi Mayor Yogender Chandolia on Thursday inspected the Town Hall in Chandni Chowk area in old Delhi area and directed NDMC officials to clean up the over 140-year-old heritage building within 15 days.
The collapse of a four-storeyed building in North Delhi`s Inderlok area Friday, which claimed 10 lives and left two others injured, has once again highlighted the use of poor construction material in buildings.
At least nine people including three children were killed and several others are trapped under the debris as a three-storey residential building in Tulsi Nagar area of Inderlok, Delhi collapsed on Saturday.
Fresh after assuming the top municipal post in North Delhi on Monday, Mayor-elect Yogender Chandolia of BJP said he "preferred" a unified MCD and will raise the issue with the party`s state unit, even though it has a "trifurcated" civic body in its manifesto.
Pandemonium prevailed in the North Delhi Municipal Corporation House on Thursday as ruling party and opposition members traded salvos over an alleged misbehaviour case involving a BJP councillor and an AAP MLA.