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

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 Govt recommends either CBI or ACBI probe against Sheila in alleged water tanker scam

The Delhi Government today recommended either CBI or Anti-Corruption Branch (ACB) probe against former Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit in connection with an alleged water tanker scam running into Rs 400 crore.

Jun 13, 2016, 21:01 PM IST

National Green Tribunal issue notice to Delhi and District Cricket Association for wasting water

The plea filed by an NGO alleged that Delhi and District Cricket Association was using reverse osmosis-treated water for the upkeep of Feroz Shah Kotla ground and power discom TPDDL was wasting 7,500 litres of water per day through the RO water plants it installed at 31 educational institutions.

May 18, 2016, 18:17 PM IST

Satluj-Yamuna Link: DJB removes lawyer from panel for wrong submission in SC

Delhi Jal Board today removed counsel Suresh Tripathy from its panel for presenting "wrong" submission in Satluj-Yamuna Link (SYL) canal case in Supreme Court.

Apr 09, 2016, 00:03 AM IST

Don't surrender the amount allotted for Yamuna: NGT to DJB

The National Green Tribunal today directed Delhi Jal Board (DJB) not to surrender the amount allocated to it in the last fiscal for rejuvenation of Yamuna to the Delhi government.

Apr 01, 2016, 15:22 PM IST

Water bill waiver scheme yielded Rs 8.45 crore: Delhi govt

Delhi government's water bill waiver scheme has yielded Rs 8.45 crore revenue as payments of pending water charge in the first three weeks of its launch.

Mar 11, 2016, 20:42 PM IST

Delhi Water crisis: How Jats left our house stirred, and a lesson from Japan

Today morning when clear, bubbling water gushed out of pipes into our underground tanks, it was celebratory spectacle to behold.

Feb 24, 2016, 16:58 PM IST

Delhi water crisis: SC likely to hear AAP govt’s plea today

The Supreme Court is expected to hear on Sunday morning the Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP government’s plea regarding the state’s water crisis triggered by the ongoing Jats’ agitation for reservation in jobs and educational institutions.

Feb 21, 2016, 02:39 AM IST

Delhi government moves SC on water crisis due to Jat stir

 The Delhi government on Saturday moved the Supreme Court over the sudden water crisis in the capital due to the Jat agitation in Haryana.

Feb 20, 2016, 23:57 PM IST

Jat stir effect: Delhi braces for water crisis; DJB to approach SC

Delhi Water Minister Kapil Mishra on Saturday held an emergency meeting with DJB officials and decided to rationalise water supply till the situation is normal.

Feb 20, 2016, 16:36 PM IST

DJB restores water supply to north Delhi colonies

Bringing relief to residents of north Delhi colonies including Civil Lines, Kamla Nagar, Karol Bagh and Pahar Ganj, Delhi Jal Board (DJB) today finished repairing a damaged pipeline supplying water to these areas.

Sep 13, 2015, 19:07 PM IST

Kejriwal against privatising water sector

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday reiterated his stand of not privatising the water sector in the national capital, saying that doing so would lead to "cronyism and corruption".

Sep 10, 2015, 23:22 PM IST

CM Arvind Kejriwal says no to privatisation in water sector

 Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said that there should be no privatisation of water, given the experience people have had in power sector in the national capital.

Sep 10, 2015, 22:36 PM IST

All govt schools in Delhi to get water connections by Oct 2

All government schools in the national capital will get high quality water connections by October 2.

Aug 08, 2015, 18:41 PM IST

AAP MLA Dinesh Mohaniya takes charge as DJB V-C

 Aam Aadmi Party MLA from Sangam Vihar Dinesh Mohaniya today took charge as the new Vice-Chairman of Delhi Jal Board (DJB).

Jul 29, 2015, 22:36 PM IST

DJB issues over 372 challans during enforcement drive

Over 372 challans have been issued by the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) under its enforcement drive to check illegal water connections and ensure judicious use of water in the city.

Jul 02, 2015, 20:32 PM IST

DJB commissions largest command tank in Dwarka

 In a relief to lakhs of people living in Dwarka and surrounding areas, the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) has commissioned the largest command tank supplying an additional 60 million litres of water everyday.

Jun 22, 2015, 07:12 AM IST

Now interact with Delhi Jal Board through SMS

Delhi Jal Board has started an e-interaction facility to update its consumers on bills, payments made and disruption of water supply in an area through SMS.

Jun 13, 2015, 09:41 AM IST