PWD

Sanitation worker dies while cleaning sewer, probe ordered

In three separate incidents over a month, nine people have died while cleaning sewer lines and septic tanks in the national capital.

Aug 21, 2017, 00:00 AM IST

Provide relief to flood-affected families in Assam: CM Sarbananda Sonowal to DCs

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Monday directed all Deputy Commissioners to ensure that families affected by the current wave floods is provided with relief materials, irrespective of whether they are staying in relief camps or not.

Jul 17, 2017, 19:27 PM IST
Delhi PWD asks Kapil Mishra to vacate govt bungalow

Delhi PWD asks Kapil Mishra to vacate govt bungalow

Last month, the Karawal Nagar MLA had accused Kejriwal of accepting Rs 2 crore from Jain and filed a complaint in this regard with the Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB).

Jun 25, 2017, 12:52 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh fails to meet Yogi Adityanath's deadline on pothole-free roads

Uttar Pradesh fails to meet Yogi Adityanath's deadline on pothole-free roads

The National Highways Authority of India had been tasked with repairs of 60 km of roads, of which 81 per cent work (48.85 km) is completed.
 

Jun 15, 2017, 17:39 PM IST
Jolt to Arvind Kejriwal as PWD asks AAP to vacate Delhi's Rouse Avenue office immediately

Jolt to Arvind Kejriwal as PWD asks AAP to vacate Delhi's Rouse Avenue office immediately

The Public Works Department of the Delhi government has issued notice to AAP's National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal asking him to immediately vacate the party's Rouse Avenue office that was allotted in "violation" of rules.

Apr 12, 2017, 22:42 PM IST
UP portfolios announced, CM Yogi Adityanath keeps Home; Keshav Prasad Maurya gets PWD, Dinesh Sharma Education

UP portfolios announced, CM Yogi Adityanath keeps Home; Keshav Prasad Maurya gets PWD, Dinesh Sharma Education

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday announced portfolios of his ministers with Deputy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya getting PWD and 

Mar 22, 2017, 17:16 PM IST

Delhi government to use drones for Wazirabad - DND flyway connectivity

The AAP government will conduct an aerial survey using drones to find realignment for a new signal-free corridor to connect Signature Bridge in North Delhi's Wazirabad to DND flyway in South Delhi.

Feb 26, 2017, 10:04 AM IST
Over 300 sites penalised for violating dust pollution norms

Over 300 sites penalised for violating dust pollution norms

Analysis of data shared by the Delhi government brought out the trend. Around Rs 2 crore has been recovered by the government departments and civic bodies empowered to act against dust violators since November 2015.

Nov 04, 2016, 20:47 PM IST
Illuminating the city's 'dark spots' for safety of women

Illuminating the city's 'dark spots' for safety of women

The Delhi government on Saturday started works on illuminating the city's "dark spots" which Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal termed a "big step" for making the national capital "safer" for women.

Oct 29, 2016, 17:13 PM IST

Delhi High Court raps PWD, civic bodies over waterlogging

Delhi High Court on Wednesday pulled up the Public Works Department (PWD) and civic agencies on the water-logging situation in the national capital, saying "we cannot tolerate this year after year".

Aug 31, 2016, 21:58 PM IST

BMC has shortlisted 5 companies for pothole repairs, HC told

After facing flak from the Bombay High Court for using sub-standard materials for repairing pothole-ridden roads, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Friday said it has shortlisted five companies whose material will be used on a trial basis to repair potholes.

Jul 15, 2016, 19:12 PM IST
UP CM Akhilesh Yadav expands Cabinet for 7th time, Balram Yadav re-inducted

UP CM Akhilesh Yadav expands Cabinet for 7th time, Balram Yadav re-inducted

Three new faces were inducted as Akhilesh Yadav expanded Uttar Pradesh Cabinet today, perhaps for the last time before state assembly polls next year. 

Jun 27, 2016, 09:05 AM IST
RBI Recruitment 2016: RBI invites applications for managerial posts

RBI Recruitment 2016: RBI invites applications for managerial posts

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has invited applications for the posts of managers in different categories.

May 12, 2016, 18:41 PM IST
What an idea! Here's why NCP workers in Maharashtra danced in 'Nagin' style - Watch video

What an idea! Here's why NCP workers in Maharashtra danced in 'Nagin' style - Watch video

The 'nagin' dance, for the first time, was used in such a positive manner.

May 01, 2016, 03:56 AM IST

Govt to increase expenditure for welfare of disabled persons

The government today announced to increase expenditure on the empowerment and welfare of Persons with Disabilities (PwD) from the present 4.31 crore to 45 crore per year in the coming two years.

Nov 24, 2015, 21:46 PM IST

Delhi government launches Swachch Delhi app

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday launched 'Swachh Delhi' app enabling residents to apprise authorities with pics of garbage, and announced 'Swachh Delhi Abhiyan' from November 22 to 30.

Nov 16, 2015, 20:58 PM IST

Delhi govt allocates Rs 209 crore for 1000 Mohalla clinics

AAP govt has decided to provide an allocation of Rs 209 crore for setting-up 1,000 Aam Aadmi Mohalla Clinics. 

Nov 10, 2015, 18:41 PM IST

Proposal on CCTV cameras in city will be ready in a month: Satyendar Jain

Delhi PWD Minister Satyendar Jain on Thursday said that the government would come out with a proposal in a month to install CCTV cameras across the national capital with the aim of ensuring women safety.

Oct 15, 2015, 23:44 PM IST

Delhi HC seeks inform on redevelopment of Jama Masjid area

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked the Public Works Department (PWD) to inform it on the timeline of redevelopment of the Jama Masjid area here.

Sep 30, 2015, 19:32 PM IST

CWG scam: CBI to give report on CVO probe on Dikshit, others

A city court has asked CBI to file a report on the status of proceedings before Chief Vigilance Officer of CPWD and PWD on a plea against former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and others for alleged corruption during 2010 Commonwealth Games.

Sep 03, 2015, 18:19 PM IST