Delhi bans BS3/BS4 diesel vehicles as air quality plummets, violation attract Rs 20,000 fine

Delhi pollution: Violation of the Delhi government’s ban on plying of certain vehicles owing to the rise in pollution will attract a penalty of Rs 20,000, a senior official said Friday.

Single-use plastic ban: Delhi govt sets up control room to monitor

The Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) has set up a control room to monitor the implementation of the ban on 19 identified single-use plastic items and will start shutting units violating it from Monday, officials said. “The control room will receive all complaints related to the violation of the SUP ban and direct enforcement teams … Read more

Delhi government says auto-rickshaw permits cannot be directly transferred to new buyer in case of loan defaults

In a move aimed at curbing black-marketing, the Delhi government has restricted transfer of auto-rickshaw permits to a new buyer directly in case of loan defaults, according to an official statement.

Delhi Government to launch 150 new electric buses on Tuesday; announces free travel for 3 days

The Delhi government will launch 150 electric buses on Tuesday, May 24, 2022. On this occasion, all the passengers will be able to travel free of cost in these 150 electric buses for three days, as per the official release said.

Delhi government mandates free availability of Covid-19 booster dose between 18 and 59 years

Delhi government has announced free availability of booster Covid-19 dose to people between the age group of 18 and 59 years in all Government vaccination centres. This is following the sudden rise in Covid-19 cases and a surge in the positivity rate in Delhi. India launched a precautionary dose of Covid-19 vaccines for all people … Read more

Covid 19 cases in Delhi: Arvind Kejriwal government to issue coronavirus guidelines for schools

The Arvind Kejriwal government on Friday will issue COVID-19 guidelines for schools amid concerns over the rise in coronavirus cases in the national capital.