5-Day Mandatory Institutional Quarantine Order In Delhi Withdrawn: Sources

Delhi has the third highest number of coronavirus cases in India. An order mandating a five-day institutional quarantine for anyone testing positive for coronavirus in Delhi, issued by Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal, was withdrawn on Saturday, a day after it triggered a huge controversy and strong protests from the Aam Aadmi Party government. The decision […]

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Delhi Lt Governor Calls All-Party Meeting At 3 PM On Coronavirus Crisis

The meeting will be held at 3 pm, said Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal’s office. New Delhi: A day after overruling two key decisions of the Arvind Kejriwal government, Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal has called an “all-party meeting” to discuss the coronavirus situation in the capital. The meeting will be held at 3 pm, said […]

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Delhi Lt Governor Overrules Arvind Kejriwal On Blocking Hospitals For Residents

The Delhi government’s decision drew criticism both from the ruling BJP and the Congress (File) New Delhi: A day after Arvind Kejriwal announced that hospitals run by the Delhi government and some private hospitals will be reserved for residents of the capital, the Lieutenant Governor has overruled the decision. Everyone will be treated in Delhi, […]

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COVID-19: Continue Strict Measures In Delhi’s Containment Zones, Says Anil Baijal To Authorities

Anil Baijal had directed all district magistrates to implement a “micro-containment zone strategy” (File) New Delhi: Delhi Lt Governor Anil Baijal on Sunday directed authorities to continue with strict measures in containment zones in order to arrest the spread of COVID-19 in the national capital. Mr Baijal held a meeting with Chief Secretary Vijay Dev […]

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“Sikkim Integral Part Of India”: Arvind Kejriwal Withdraws Delhi Ad

Such errors also cannot be tolerated, Arvind Kejriwal said (File) New Delhi: A newspaper advertisement that erroneously implied that Sikkim is not a part of the country, has led to the suspension of a Directorate of Civil Defence officer and a clarification from Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. “Sikkim is an integral part of India. Such […]

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