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Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung

Wanted to quit earlier but PM Modi asked me to carry on, says Najeeb Jung

"In 2014, when Modi was sworn in, I met him and requested him that since I was a Congress appointee, I would like to resign. The Prime Minister said no,”Jung told India Today TV.

Dec 23, 2016, 21:36 PM IST

Who should public approach with graft complaints? asks CIC

Delhi's Lt Governor, Chief Minister and Union Home Minister must clarify to the public within two months their powers, jurisdiction and procedures to handle graft complaints, CIC has held, noting that the current "ambiguity" will discourage people from taking on corruption.

Mar 03, 2016, 15:35 PM IST

Subramanian Swamy seeks sanction from Jung to prosecute Arvind Kejriwal, Manish Sisodia

Subramanian Swamy on Thursday wrote an application to Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung seeking sanction to prosecute Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal.

Jan 28, 2016, 14:18 PM IST

Setback for Kejriwal as Delhi LG declares DDCA probe panel 'illegal and unconstitutional'

The office of Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung issued a notification on Friday declaring the probe panel constituted by the AAP govt to look into the alleged irregularities in the DDCA as illegal and unconstitutional.

Jan 08, 2016, 12:45 PM IST

Aam Aadmi Party files complaint against Jung with ACB

Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday lodged a complaint with ACB against Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung for his attempt to shield former Haryana chief minister OP Chautala, who is lodged in Tihar Jail over corruption charges.

Oct 31, 2015, 19:15 PM IST

Centre's notification unconstitutional: Experts to AAP govt

Two eminent lawyers on Saturday termed "unconstitutional" and "illegal" the Centre's notification giving absolute powers to Delhi Lt Governor in appointment of bureaucrats and on subjects like police and public order and said the Chief Minister's authority cannot be undermined.

May 23, 2015, 22:30 PM IST

Ex-solicitor general supports AAP govt in tussle with LG over appointment of chief secretary

Senior lawyer and former solicitor general Gopal Subramanium has supported the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in its turf war with the Lt Governor, saying Najeeb Jung has no independent discretion to appoint a chief secretary.

May 20, 2015, 09:45 AM IST

Delhi's Lt Governor, CM need to work as per Constitution: Rijiju

Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Monday urged both Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to work as per the Constitution in the discharge of their governance-related duties.

May 04, 2015, 14:01 PM IST

Stop pulling off of e-rickshaws from roads: Congress to LG

Congress on Monday urged Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung to immediately stop the pulling off of e-rickshaws from roads and threatend agitation if this was not done.

Jun 16, 2014, 22:01 PM IST

Delhi LG gives consent to AAP govt`s move to form SIT to probe anti-Sikh riots

Lt Governor Najeeb Jung has given consent to AAP Government`s recommendation for a probe by a Special Investigation Team(SIT) into the 1984 anti-Sikh riots here, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said.

Feb 10, 2014, 18:29 PM IST

Delhi gang-rape: Unsatisfied with juvenile`s punishment, says Delhi Lt Governor

Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung on Tuesday said he was unsatisfied with the punishment given to the juvenile in the Dec 16, 2012 Delhi gang-rape case.

Sep 03, 2013, 12:13 PM IST