Severe Air Quality of National Capital Region (NCR)-Delhi triggered a ban on construction works, and closure of schools. According to sources, the concerned authority expressed health concern, as the Air Quality Index (AQI) fell to very poor category, on November 2. Alarmed by the situation, Centre's pollution control panel ordered an immediate ban on non-essential construction work, stone crushing and mining, along with four-wheelers odd-… read-more
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Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal addressed Publix and said, Delhi witnessed a dip in the pollution, despite development. Addressing a gathering at Thyagaraj Stadium on the occasion of World Environment Day, Kejriwal asserted that both PM 2.5 and PM 10 levels "fell by 30 per cent" in 2022. Arvind Kejriwal said whenever development happens, it is accompanied with pollution due to felling of dust, construction and other issues.
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In a breaking news, Delhi Deputy CM Manish Sisodia and Cabinet minister Satyender Jain resigned from their posts. The development came after the Supreme Court refused to entertain the plea of Sisodia, against the CBI arrest in the Delhi Liquor Policy Scam. While both the ministers are currently remanded with the CBI, the Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal accepted the resignation of Manish Sisodia and Satyender Jain.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal met the heroes of the Mundka fire incident on May 17. A massive fire broke out last week in a factory in Mundka. Several people lost their lives in the incident, while many people were injured and are being treated at a hospital. Kejriwal was impressed by the bravery and solidarity of these people and met them at the Delhi Secretariat.
The AAP Navi Mumbai unit held a protest at Turbhe Naka, over an alleged attack on Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal's house in the national capital by the BJP goons. AAP State Committee under Sunilji Jadhav and Rahul Mehrolia appealed for protest, which started on April 1. Retired administrative officers, Dr. Sharad Deshmukh, Dattatraya Nagre, Suvarna Joshi, Koparkhairane ward president Nina Johari, Sumit Kotian, and others participated in the protest… read-more
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Reacting to the tragic fire incident, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal expressed grief and said, he will meet the families of Gokulpuri fire incident victims. Taking to Twitter Kejriwal said, "I got to hear this sad news in the morning. I myself will go there and meet the victims." Earlier, on March 12, about 30 shanties were burnt and around seven people died after a fire broke out in the Gokulpuri area.
Aam Aadmi Party's chief ministerial face in Punjab, Bhagwant Mann is scheduled to meet CM Arvind Kejriwal in Delhi, on March 11. "We don't have to rush or worry as our MLAs are honest they are not turning away to other states," said Mann, who won from the Dhuri constituency by 58,206 margin votes. Notably, AAP won 92 of the 117 assembly seats and is set to form Punjab Government.
College of Art students protested near Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal's residence, on February 19. Students expressed dissatisfaction over the institute's merger with Ambedkar University. Notably, Lieutenant Governor has approved the merger of the College of Art (COA,) disaffiliating the college from Delhi University (DU). Students’ Federation of India, the All India Students’ Association, and Krantikari Yuva Sangathan supported… read-more
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Ahead of Goa Elections, AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal on January 19, announced Amit Palekar as a chief ministerial candidate. "Amit Palekar is an advocate by profession and comes from the Bhandari community," said Kejriwal. AAP will contest elections for all 40 seats in Goa. Apart from the ruling BJP, Congress, TMC, Shiv Sena and other parties are in the field. Notably, the Goa elections are scheduled for February 14.
Ahead of Goa Elections, Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party President Arvind Kejriwal will visit Goa on January 15 for two days. He will reach Goa on January 15, at 1:30 pm, and will start the 'Door to Door' campaign. On January 16, Panaji's AAP national convener will hold a press conference. Notably, the Goa elections are scheduled for February 14.