Delhi Jal Board

Delhi Jal Board extends bill waiver scheme till September 30

The Delhi Jal Board (DJB) on Tuesday extended its water bill waiver scheme by three months till September 30, 2020. 

Jun 30, 2020, 21:48 PM IST

AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal seeks bail in doctor's suicide case, says 'charges completely false, fabricated'

The application, which is likely to be listed for hearing on May 27, claimed that the allegations against the accused were completely false and fabricated and he had no role in the unfortunate suicide of the deceased and as public representative he is equally pained by the death of the person.

May 26, 2020, 20:20 PM IST

Not interested in doing politics over water: Arvind Kejriwal

Kejriwal, who also heads the DJB, said that earlier people were paying Rs 1,14,110 for a 200-metre plot and Rs 1,24,110 for a 300-metre plot for a new water or sewer connection, but now they will only have to pay Rs 2,310.

Nov 22, 2019, 20:12 PM IST

Delhi Jal Board to collect 3,000 samples of water to check quality

"11 samples are not enough to decide whether the water is clean or dirty in Delhi. We will now collect over 3,000 samples and will pick at least 5 samples from each ward for laboratory tests and results will be put out in public domain," Vice-Chairman of the Delhi Jal Board, Dinesh Mohaniya told ANI on Tuesday.

Nov 20, 2019, 09:02 AM IST

Tap water in Delhi not drinkable, doesn't meet BIS standard, says Ram Vilas Paswan

The Union Minister chaired a meeting with officials of BIS, Delhi Jal Board (DJB), officials from Ministry of Jal Shakti and Department of Consumer Affairs and FSSAI where it was discussed that the Standards for Drinking Water which are being set by BIS must be made mandatory which are currently voluntary in nature and only then can they be enforced.

Oct 03, 2019, 21:10 PM IST

Water supply in parts of Delhi likely to be hit on Monday as pumping from Chandrawal water works reduced due to high ammonia levels

The areas which are likely to face shortage of water supply include Civil Lines, Malka Ganj, Timarpur, Azad Market, Karol Bagh, Paharganj, Patel Nagar, Shadipur, Rajender Nagar, NDMC area, President Estate, Ramlila Ground, Delhi Gate, Subhash Park, Darya Aanj, Gulabi Bagh, Jahangir Puri, APMC, Kewal Park and NDMC.

Sep 30, 2019, 00:12 AM IST

Delhi BJP alleges irregularity in issuing work orders of DJB

DJB Vice-Chairman Dinesh Mohania was unavailable for comment when contacted.

Apr 05, 2019, 09:59 AM IST

Arvind Kejriwal alleges raid at DJB offices, CBI denies

The CBI today denied conducting a raid at the Delhi Jal Board offices.

Jun 10, 2018, 00:13 AM IST

Will maintain status quo on Yamuna water supply till May 21: Haryana

The Haryana government today told the Supreme Court that it would maintain status quo on the supply of Yamuna river water to Delhi till May 21. The apex court asked the Delhi government and the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) to request Haryana for the maintenance of status quo on water supply and directed Haryana to take an independent decision on the matter.

May 16, 2018, 15:11 PM IST

Delhi Jal Board hikes water tariff by 20%, free scheme for first 20,000 litres to continue

The Delhi Jal Board on Tuesday announced a steep hike of 20 per cent in water tariff.

Dec 26, 2017, 14:31 PM IST

NGT issues show cause notice to Delhi Jal Board, Delhi govt over failure to clean Yamuna

The National Green Tribunal on Monday issued show cause notice to the Delhi Jal Board and the Delhi government for failing to comply with its orders to clean river Yamuna.

Oct 23, 2017, 16:58 PM IST

Delhi CM takes charge of water dept, seeks deadline from DJB on ending water woes

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday convened a meeting of senior officials of the DJB.

Sep 04, 2017, 23:50 PM IST

Delhi sanitation workers' death: Police files culpable homicide case, jal board denies hiring them

The Delhi police on Monday filed a culpable homicide case after the tragic death of three sanitation workers. The Delhi Jal Board, on the other hand, has denied that the cleaners were hired by them for the job.

Aug 07, 2017, 09:46 AM IST

Delhi govt seeks PMO's intervention to resolve 'water crisis'

The Delhi government on Tuesday said the national capital was facing a "water crisis", which could affect areas in central Delhi.

May 16, 2017, 22:43 PM IST

What's behind the surge in typhoid cases in Delhi?

As per status report of South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC), at least 80 cases of chikungunya and 30 cases of dengue have been reported in Delhi in just four months since January 1, 2017.

May 09, 2017, 11:45 AM IST

Two Delhi water treatment plants shut over ammonia levels

Two water treatment plants were shut here on Sunday due to high level of ammonia in raw water. The closure could lead to water shortage in several parts of the city.

Jan 15, 2017, 17:36 PM IST

Water supply to be disrupted in parts of Delhi

Water supply will be hit in major parts of the city, including NDMC areas, this evening due to ongoing interconnection of pipes, Delhi Jal Board has said.

Oct 18, 2016, 10:56 AM IST

AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal pushed woman to ground after argument, touched her inappropriately? Know molestation FIR details

Some shocking details of FIR have come to light in connection with molestation case against AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal.

Jul 11, 2016, 10:14 AM IST

BJP corner Arvind Kejriwal, accuses 'stubborn' AAP of politicizing its mistakes

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday alleged that indulging in illegal activities, misbehaving with the people and intimidating them has become a daily routine of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), which is presently intoxicated with power.

Jun 26, 2016, 13:06 PM IST

BJP seeks Arvind Kejriwal's arrest over water tanker scam report

Delhi BJP chief Satish Upadhyay on Friday sought the arrest of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over water tanker scam, in an increasingly bitter fight with the AAP with two sides accusing each other of various scams and crimes.

Jun 24, 2016, 16:30 PM IST