Delhi ranked third in terms of per capita income behind Sikkim and Goa, according to the Economic Survey of Delhi 2021-22. According to the survey, Delhi’s per capita income grew 16.81 per cent year-on-year to Rs 4,01,982 in fiscal 2021-22. Stay with TOI for all the live updates:Read Less
Delhi reports 112 fresh Covid-19 cases, 100 recoveries and one death in the last 24 hours. Active cases 466. Daily positivity rate 0.41% (ANI)
The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) has removed some sections from the pro forma of its telephone directory which were contended by its teachers’ association as “discriminatory”. (PTI)
The total number of medical institutions in Delhi decreased in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, compared to the corresponding figures in the preceding year, according to the Delhi Economic Survey 2021-22. The first case of coronavirus was reported in Delhi in March 2020 and soon after a nationwide lockdown was imposed by the Centre to contain the spread of infection. (PTI)
In a bid to ensure seamless movement of passenger vehicles in the National Capital Region, the governments of Delhi, Haryana, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh have signed an agreement for single-point taxation for mass public transport vehicles of state corporations, the Union Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry said on Friday. (PTI)
Electricity consumers in the national capital increased to 63.87 lakh in 2020-21 but the peak demand and energy consumption failed to pick up due to the Covid pandemic, according to the 2021-22 economic survey. (PTI)
Tibetan Market at Janpath closed due to protest by Tibetan Youth Congress against the arrival of Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi to New Delhi to discuss the LAC resolution and the Ukraine crisis
With the total number of municipal wards in Delhi proposed to be revised, experts on Friday said the civic polls here is not likely to take place before five to six months from now as a fresh delimitation exercise will be required after the re-unification of the three corporations. (PTI)
Around half of the samples collected from sewage treatment plants in Delhi in the financial year 2021-22 (up to December) did not meet the prescribed standards for wastewater, according to the city government’s Outcome Budget presented in the Assembly on Friday. (PTI)
Traffic is affected in the carriageway from Azadpur towards Britannia Chowk due to breakdown of a bus near Lavanya Banquet Hall: Delhi Traffic Police
Delhi Police arrests land mafia from Nashik
Delhi Police has arrested a notorious land mafia who was carrying a reward of Rs 50,000 from Nashik, Maharashtra. The accused, Piyush Tiwari alias Puneet Bhardwaj was declared Proclaimed Offender by the court. He was a wanted criminal in more than 30 cheating cases filed against him in different police stations in Noida, Uttar Pradesh and Punjab. The 42-year old has been accused of cheating approximately Rs 1,000 crore in the pretext of alloting flats in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, and has been lodged in jail along with his wife, Shikha for her alleged involvement in the fraudulence.
IIT Delhi team questions quality of material used in Gurugram residential complex
The IIT Delhi team conducting a structural audit of a Gurugram residential complex where two people died as a building partially collapsed last month found the structures aging faster than expected and questioned the quality of material used. The team has recommended procedures for a systematic structural analysis. It said there was significant corrosion in the steel reinforcement in Tower G of the complex.
Delhi ranks third in terms of per capita income behind Sikkim, Goa: Eco Survey
Delhi ranked third in terms of per capita income behind Sikkim and Goa, according to the Economic Survey of Delhi 2021-22. According to the survey, Delhi’s per capita income grew 16.81 per cent year-on-year to Rs 4,01,982 in fiscal 2021-22. The Economic Survey report for the financial year 2021-22 was presented in the assembly on Friday by deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia. The per capita income of Delhi was three times higher than the national average in 2021-22, it said. “Delhi’s Gross State Domestic Product (GSDP) records a growth of 17.65 per cent in the financial year 2021-22 from the previous year as it stands at Rs 9,23,967 crore,” the report added. Delhi recorded a revenue surplus of Rs 1,450 crore in 2021-22.
Delhi govt presents status report of Outcome Budget for 2021-22
Delhi deputy chief minister and finance minister Manish Sisodia presented the status report of the Outcome Budget for the year 2021-22 in the legislative assembly on Friday.
Over 3 crore women availed free bus travel facility in Delhi, says Manish Sisodia
More than three crore women availed the facility of free travel in public transport buses in Delhi in 2021-22, deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia informed the legislative assembly on Friday. Sisodia was presenting the status report of the Outcome Budget for 2021-22 in the Delhi assembly.
Stray dog stabbed by unidentified person in Delhi’s Kalyanpuri
An unidentified person knifed a stray dog in Delhi’s Kalyanpuri on Tuesday inflicting severe injuries in the animal’s abdomen, an official said on Thursday. According to the Head Constable of Kalyanpuri Police Station, Sandeep Taliyan, the Kalyanpuri Police had received a PCR call on the night of March 22 about the incident.
Deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia busy before the tabling of outcome budget at Delhi Vidhansabha
IGI plans to double capacity in 8 years
With multiple terminals, the Delhi airport is going to become India’s first hub to have virtually dedicated spaces for the two mega desi airline groups that the country is now headed towards. Delhi International Airport Ltd (DIAL) recently got a capacity study conducted by the UK-based air traffic management firm NATS that has revealed Indira Gandhi International Airport’s (IGIA) four runways can fly in and out 14 crore passengers annually before the end of this decade — more than double of the 6. 9 crore international-cum-domestic flyers seen in the last pre-pandemic year of 2019.
Govt camps for differently abled in all districts
Delhi government is setting up camps for differently abled in all revenue districts of the city. On Thursday, the government’s department of social welfare organised a disability camp at the Madan Mohan Malviya Hospital, where assured registration was provided for disability pension scheme by the department, concession of railway passes by Railways, bus passes by DTC, etc.
Fuel prices hiked in Delhi
Price of petrol & diesel in Delhi at Rs 97.81 per litre & Rs 89.07 per litre respectively today (increased by 80 paise)
A person found murdered around 2am last night in Narela area of Delhi. Prima facie it’s a case of a family dispute. The case is under investigation: Delhi Police