Guidelines to regulate and monitor the functioning of play schools in Delhi to ensure safety and security of children have been issued by the Lieutenant Governor (LG), Delhi High Court was informed on Wednesday.
Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung Wednesday announced Rs 5 crore for the upkeep of night shelters for the city`s homeless and also asked the concerned authorities to utilise community halls to accommodate them.
The Delhi High Court on Monday refused to pass an interim order staying its single judge bench verdict quashing the points system for nursery admission brought in by the Lieutenant Governor (LG) for private unaided schools here.
The Delhi High court on Tuesday sought responses from the Lieutenant Governor and the City Police Commissioner on a plea of former ACP S S Rathi, serving life term in the 1997 Connaught Place shooting case, for disbursal of compassionate allowance to him.
The Delhi High Court on Tuesday said that with the assembly in suspended animation, the plea challenging the constitutionality of the law which gives the Lt Governor the power to refer certain bills to the Centre before they are tabled in the House is of "academic interest" only.