Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal to chair COVID review meet after city records 17,282 new cases

Delhi Chief Minister and AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal will hold a review meeting with 11 Lieutenant Governors on Thursday (April 15) to discuss the way forward as the COVID-19 infections are on rise in the city. 

Apr 15, 2021, 07:42 AM IST

CBSE board exams: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal, Manish Sisodia welcome Centre's decision

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his deputy Manish Sisodia welcomed the decision to cancel CBSE class 10 board exams and postpone class 12 exams in view of a surge in COVID-19 cases.

Apr 14, 2021, 15:52 PM IST

Cancel CBSE 2021 board exams: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal joins Rahul Gandhi in appealing to Centre amid spurt in COVID-19 cases

The AAP Supremo said that conducting the board exams for over 6 lakh Delhi students can become major COVID-19 hotspots.

Apr 13, 2021, 12:29 PM IST

Don’t rush to hospital unless necessary, follow COVID protocols: Arvind Kejriwal urges people after review meeting

AAP leader and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal chaired a meeting to take stock of the situation in the national capital on Monday.

Apr 12, 2021, 13:07 PM IST

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal to chair COVID-19 review meeting amid surge in cases

A day after Delhi reported the highest single-day spike with 10,774 new COVID-19 cases, AAP leader and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has called a meeting to take stock of the situation.

Apr 12, 2021, 12:01 PM IST

Delhi records highest one-day spike of COVID-19 cases, Arvind Kejriwal calls it 'very serious'

Delhi recorded 10,774 new COVID-19 cases and 48 new fatalities were recorded taking the death toll to 11,283. 

Apr 11, 2021, 23:29 PM IST

Do not go for private hospitals: Kejriwal appeals as Delhi records uptick of COVID-19 cases

Delhi Chief Minister urged people to opt for home isolation and insisted that the hospital beds be left vacant for serious cases only.

Apr 11, 2021, 18:59 PM IST

Delhi COVID situation 'very serious', fourth peak of virus most dangerous till now, says CM Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal said that the situation in the national capital is grim with 10,732 fresh cases of COVID infection being reported in the last 24 hours and advised people to avoid stepping out of their homes unless it is very urgent. He asked people to use face masks and sanitisers and maintain social distance.

Apr 11, 2021, 12:29 PM IST

No lockdown in Delhi but new restrictions will be announced soon: CM Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said that no lockdown will be imposed in the national capital despite a sudden surge in the COVID-19 cases.

Apr 10, 2021, 14:36 PM IST

Night curfew in Delhi? Proposal sent to CM Arvind Kejriwal as COVID-19 spreads

In view of rising COVID-19 cases in the national capital, the Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government is considering a proposal to impose a night curfew, according to the sources.

Apr 06, 2021, 09:02 AM IST

Centre passed GNCTD Act to punish me for supporting farmers' protest: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal claimed that the BJP-led Centre brought the Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi (Amendment) (GNCTD) Bill to “punish” him for extending support to farmers protest. 

Apr 05, 2021, 12:19 PM IST

Delhi government to prepare action plan to check the rise in COVID-19 cases

The meeting will discuss issues like containment zones, vaccination drive, and maintaining the availability of hospital beds. 

Apr 02, 2021, 10:14 AM IST

Delhi schools closed till further notice as COVID-19 spreads again, physical classes allowed for Class 9-12 only

The Delhi government has closed all schools in the national capital and said that no physical classes will be held for the academic session 2021-22 till further orders due to a continuous surge in the COVID-19 cases. 

Apr 02, 2021, 08:09 AM IST

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal calls emergency meeting today amid surge in COVID-19 cases

AAP leader and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is scheduled to chair an emergency meeting with Delhi Health minister Satyendar Jain and other officials in the national capital on Friday (April 2) in the view of rising COVID-19 cases in the city.

Apr 02, 2021, 06:36 AM IST

AAP councillor Guddi Devi threatens to immolate herself inside Delhi Assembly

Aam Aadmi Party councillor Guddi Devi created a stir during an ongoing session at the Delhi Assembly when she entered the well of the House with a bottle of kerosene threatening to immolate herself.

Mar 31, 2021, 19:43 PM IST

Kejriwal govt hell-bent on drowning youngsters into alcoholism: Delhi BJP chief

Gupta said that Arvind Kejriwal-led government wants to push youth towards alcoholism and that the BJP will not allow Delhi to become "the capital of alcohol".

Mar 30, 2021, 23:05 PM IST

Setback for Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal as President Ram Nath Kovind gives assent to NCT Delhi (Amendment) Bill

Arvind Kejriwal called it BJP's assault on democracy and federalism.

Mar 29, 2021, 09:43 AM IST

Lockdown is no solution, says Delhi Health Minister amid rising COVID-19 cases

Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain ruled out the possibility of a second COVID-19 lockdown in the city by stating that it is "not a solution" and added that "we'll have to learn to live with it."

Mar 27, 2021, 12:51 PM IST

Passage of GNCTD Bill shows Modi government feeling insecure with Arvind Kejriwal’s work: Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia

Slamming the Centre over the passage of the GNCTD Bill, Sisodia said, "People have started saying that Arvind Kejriwal can be an alternative to Modi ji."

Mar 25, 2021, 18:08 PM IST

Whole world is adopting education model of Arvind Kejriwal government, says AAP

Under the leadership of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, the Delhi government has built a revolutionary education model.

Mar 24, 2021, 16:27 PM IST