'Market associations not responsible for maintaining law and order': Chamber of Trade and Industry, Delhi

In recent weeks, several markets in Delhi have been shut by the DDMA due to the violation of COVID norms like maintaining social distancing.

Jul 13, 2021, 08:02 AM IST

Delhi's Graded Response Action Plan to fight COVID- here's all you need to know about the colour codes

The DDMA gave approval to the 'Graded Response Action Plan (GRAP)' prepared by the Delhi government to deal with the possible third wave of COVID-19 pandemic. The colour codes, also known as alerts -- yellow, amber, orange and red -- will be based on coronavirus positivity rate on two consecutive days, cumulative figures of fresh infections over a week and the average weekly occupancy rate of oxygen beds for a week.

Jul 10, 2021, 16:46 PM IST

DDMA passes 'Graded Response Action Plan' to deal with possible third wave of COVID-19 in Delhi

The colour codes based on positivity rate (on two consecutive days), the cumulative number of new cases (over a week), and average oxygenated-bed occupancy (for a week) will designate four levels of alerts.

Jul 09, 2021, 14:04 PM IST

Delhi unlock: Stadium, sports complexes to reopen, schools, theatres will stay closed

The DDMA in its order decided to reopen stadium and sports complexes with no spectators from Monday (July 5).

Jul 04, 2021, 12:34 PM IST

East Delhi markets including Laxmi Nagar to reopen from today

East Delhi markets including Laxmi Nagar’s main market were earlier closed for flouting COVID-19 guidelines. 

Jul 03, 2021, 08:19 AM IST

Delhi unlock 3: Arvind Kejriwal to ease COVID curbs from June 12, gyms and hotels likely to open

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal is expected to address the public and announce more relaxations in COVID-19 restrictions in the national capital on Saturday. Also, several big announcements may be made during this time including the reopening of gyms, salons and cinema halls.

Jun 11, 2021, 18:54 PM IST

Delhi Unlock 3: Arvind Kejriwal Govt may open Gym, salon, cinema halls from June 12, check other details here

 The national capital is gearing up for the Unlock-3.

Jun 11, 2021, 16:12 PM IST

Keep Covaxin jabs only as second dose for 18-44 age category, Delhi directs private hospitals

Delhi government on Sunday (June 6) directed private hospitals and nursing homes to administer Covaxin only to those eligible for the second dose in respect of the 18-44 age group in the month of June.

Jun 06, 2021, 22:35 PM IST

DDMA issues COVID-19 advisory for people visiting Kumbh Mela starting from April 1

In an advisory, the Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) has asked people attending the congregation to take extra precautions and follow COVID-19-related instructions issued by authorities. A sizeable number of pilgrims from Delhi are expected to visit the mela beginning on April 1, it said.

Mar 17, 2021, 13:31 PM IST

DDMA may shut down markets in Delhi due to drastic rise in Coronavirus cases

The Delhi Disaster Management Authority today in a meeting may decide to shut down local markets in Delhi due to drastic rise in Coronavirus cases since last week. The Delhi High Court also slams Delhi Govt over administrative failure to control the spread of the virus in Delhi.

Nov 13, 2020, 16:16 PM IST

Delhi weekly markets to open from August 24-30 on trial basis, hotels to reopen in non-containment zones only

The Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) has lowed the weekly markets in the national capital to reopen from August 24-30 on a trial basis.

Aug 21, 2020, 19:46 PM IST

DDMA forms 12-member panel to suggest measures to help people, businesses during COVID-19 crisis in Delhi

 The Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) on Thursday constituted a committee to suggest measures to help people and businesses in the times of the COVID-19 crisis.

Jul 02, 2020, 20:04 PM IST

Delhi private hospitals reduce COVID-19 treatment charges

The Delhi Disaster Management Authority on Saturday slashed the rates of beds in the private hospitals treating COVID-19 patients in Delhi. According to reports, the DDMA, which is headed by L-G Anil Baijal, today approved recommendations of the High-Level Expert Committee to fix rates of beds for COVID-19 patients. 

Jun 20, 2020, 23:19 PM IST

Building collapse incidents in Delhi claimed 14 lives

The capital witnessed 66 cases of roof or building collapse in the past five months which left 14 people dead and 110 others injured.

Sep 06, 2015, 11:53 AM IST

More bridges over Yamuna in the offing

Delhi government has decided to construct few more bridges over Yamuna to connect central, South and North Delhi with East Delhi, a step it feels would help ensure faster mobility and serve as a boon it times of calamity.

Jul 12, 2015, 15:06 PM IST

Kitchens, eating joints at Feroze Shah Kotla Stadium de-sealed

The Delhi High Court has ordered de-sealing of all the kitchens and eating joints inside the Feroze Shah Kotla stadium, a day after they were sealed following a fire-related incident during an IPL-7 match on Saturday.

May 06, 2014, 22:20 PM IST

`Delhi hospitals needs to give more attention to HICS`

Hospitals in Delhi should give more attention to strengthening Hospital Incident Command System (HICS) and impart training for capacity building of emergency medical professionals, as per mock drill.

Dec 05, 2012, 22:41 PM IST

Mock drill at Delhi Metro stations

Mock drills are regularly conducted at Metro premises to check preparedness to tackle different situations.

Jul 28, 2012, 10:19 AM IST