Odd-even scheme

As Odd-Even scheme ends in Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal says decision on extension on Monday

"As per weather forecast, air quality in Delhi is expected to improve in the coming days. If the air quality does not improve, we will take a decision on extending the Odd-Even scheme on Monday morning," Arvind Kejriwal said on Friday.

Nov 15, 2019, 13:52 PM IST

Last day of odd-even scheme in Delhi today; no decision yet on extending it, air quality remains 'severe'

Even as the air pollution level in the Delhi-NCR region continues to remain in the 'severe' category on Friday morning, no call on the extension of the odd-even scheme has been made yet. This comes as Friday (November 15) is the last day of the scheme which began on November 4, in Delhi government's efforts to curb the alarming spikes in air pollution.

Nov 15, 2019, 06:53 AM IST

As air quality worsens again in Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal mulls extending odd-even scheme

"If required, we can extend the odd-even scheme," Kejriwal told reporters when asked about the initiative being given a likely extension in view of the rising air pollution in Delhi. The overall air quality index (AQI) in Delhi and NCR region today entered the 'severe' category again with not much improvement expected for the next two days.

Nov 13, 2019, 16:51 PM IST

Air pollution: SC seeks data from Delhi govt on effectiveness of Odd-Even scheme

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is mulling the extension of the scheme if required. Kejriwal on Wednesday said, "Delhi`s air quality is deteriorating due to stubble burning. However, it has reduced a little due to rains in Punjab and Haryana. If required, we will extend the Odd-Even scheme."

Nov 13, 2019, 14:51 PM IST

297 challans issued on 6th day of Odd-Even scheme in Delhi

The total number of challans on Friday was 532, while 454 challans were issued by the Delhi Traffic Police on Thursday. On Wednesday, 406 challans were issued. The Delhi Traffic Police had issued 233 challans on the first day of the scheme which will go on till November 15.

Nov 09, 2019, 22:51 PM IST

406 challans issued on third day of Odd-Even scheme in Delhi

Earlier on Tuesday, Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia had said that as many as 384 challans were issued till afternoon on the second day. 233 challans were issued on the first day of the road rationing scheme which will go on till November 15.

Nov 06, 2019, 23:18 PM IST

Number of challans doubled on second day of Odd-Even scheme in Delhi

Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia informed that the AQI levels in the city have improved significantly and claimed that the second day of the Odd-Even drive was a success.

Nov 05, 2019, 22:55 PM IST

What is the logic behind odd-even scheme, SC questions Delhi government over air pollution

Justice Mishra asserted that on one hand the Delhi government, by using this scheme, has put a restriction on private cars but there is none on the autos and taxis. He added that these autos and taxis will ply and more and pollute equally. Justice Mishra stated that cars pollute less.

Nov 04, 2019, 16:26 PM IST

'What is the point of Odd-Even scheme?' asks Supreme Court to Delhi govt

'What is the point of Odd-Even scheme?' asks Supreme Court to Delhi govt. Watch video to know more.

Nov 04, 2019, 16:06 PM IST

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Nov 04, 2019, 08:22 AM IST

Delhi odd-even scheme to start today as air quality deteriorates

Delhi odd-even scheme to start today as air quality deteriorates. Watch video to know more.

Nov 04, 2019, 08:06 AM IST

Plea in Delhi High Court seeks to quash odd-even scheme

The petition was moved by lawyer Shashwat Bhardwaj, who sought directions to the Delhi government to set up a committee involving senior bureaucrats to conduct a study on the 'viability' of the scheme.

Oct 22, 2019, 17:12 PM IST

Rs 4,000 fine for violating odd-even scheme in Delhi; PM, Union Ministers, CMs of other states exempted

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday announced that the fine for violating the odd-even scheme to be implemented in Delhi and NCR from November 4 to November 15 has been set at Rs 4,000.

Oct 17, 2019, 12:59 PM IST

Delhi government faces opposition; plea challenging odd-even scheme filed in NGT

A plea challenging Delhi government's decision to implement the odd-even scheme in the national capital has been filed in National Green Tribunal (NGT).

Sep 16, 2019, 17:31 PM IST

Odd-even scheme not needed, New Ring Road will lessen Delhi pollution: Nitin Gadkari

Hitting out at Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP government for reintroducing the odd-even scheme in Delhi for 12 days, Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Friday said that the scheme was not required as the newly-constructed Ring Road had reduced pollution levels in the national capital significantly.

Sep 13, 2019, 13:49 PM IST

Odd-Even scheme will be implemented from November 4 to 15 in Delhi: Arvind Kejriwal

Appealing to the residents of Delhi to help in combating the menace of pollution which assumes alarming proportions during winter, Kejriwal said that Delhi government will also procure and distribute masks to the people.

Sep 13, 2019, 12:34 PM IST

Odd-even scheme may be brought back, says CM Arvind Kejriwal as air pollution rises in Delhi

Delhi's air quality remained in the 'severe' category for the fourth consecutive day on Tuesday.

Dec 25, 2018, 16:00 PM IST

Air quality deteriorates, pollution board asks Delhi-NCR to be prepared to implemment odd-even scheme

Earlier, the NCR faced an "emergency or severe plus" air pollution situation between November 7 and 14.

Dec 21, 2017, 19:17 PM IST

Air quality improves marginally from 'severe plus' to 'severe' in Delhi-NCR

According to CPCB the average Air Quality Index of NCR, including Delhi, was 398 on Tuesday.

Nov 14, 2017, 23:34 PM IST

Is odd-even a good idea? NGT to examine Arvind Kejriwal's decision to bring it back to fight air pollution

The tribunal will examine the Delhi govt's decision to implement the odd-even scheme at 2pm today.

Nov 10, 2017, 11:34 AM IST