Chandni Chowk

Fire breaks out at Chandni Chowk shop, flames doused

Six fire tenders were rushed to the spot and the blaze was brought under control at 11.35 am.

published on : 30th November 2022

Fire brought under control in Bhagirath Palace area: officials

According to the officials, the fire has been brought under control but the cooling process is still underway to ensure that the fire is completely doused.

published on : 30th November 2022

Delhi: Fire in Chandni Chowk's Bhagirath market continues to rage for fourth day

More than 200 shops have been damaged in the massive fire that broke out in the wholesale market for electrical appliances on Thursday night, the officials said.

published on : 27th November 2022

L-G takes stock of Chandni Chowk blaze, seeks report in 30 days

Saxena, who visited the place in the morning to take stock of the situation, said the cooling process was still on. 

published on : 27th November 2022

Delhi Bhagirath Palace blaze: Over 100 shops gutted, cooling operations still underway

Traders said they had suffered losses of over Rs 400 crores due to the blaze.

published on : 26th November 2022

Around 150 shops gutted in fire at wholesale market in Delhi's Chandni Chowk

According to the fire department, the call regarding the fire was received at 9:19 pm on Thursday following which the fire tenders were rushed to the spot.

published on : 25th November 2022

Chandni Chowk to get fire tenders, ambulances 

Fire tenders and ambulances will soon be deployed in and around Delhi’s iconic Chandni Chowk to deal with emergency situations in the area known for its heritage buildings and old markets. 

published on : 14th October 2022

Phase 2 of Chandni Chowk makeover to be on track soon

All the historical buildings should be revived with their original features,” he said. The first phase of the project was inaugurated last year. 

published on : 20th September 2022

Delhi High Court restricts construction at Chandni Chowk building

“It is directed that till the next date of hearing no construction of any kind shall take place in respect of the property in question,” a bench of Chief Justice S C Sharma and Justice S Prasad said.

published on : 10th September 2022

Part of building collapses after massive fire near Chandni Chowk metro station in Delhi

Atul Garg, director, Delhi Fire Service said since the lanes in Chandni Chowk are usually narrow and congested, it was difficult for the fire tenders to enter the lanes.

published on : 5th September 2022

Chandni Chowk: A home for homeless

However, no action has been taken so far. Sanjay Bhargava, president of the traders welfare association, Chandni Chowk wrote to Sisodia saying,

published on : 26th July 2022

Nooks and crannies for the creative soul

For most artists, the creative process is optimised by means of inspiration. In fact, this much-needed fillip helps them put their ideas into action.

published on : 5th July 2022

Delhi: Some traders hail, others decry plastic ban

The government’s decision to ban single-use plastic (SUP) products has left the daily retailers of prominent markets in the national capital in a state of bewilderment. 

published on : 4th July 2022

Delhi's Chandni Chowk redevelopment: Guilty to face action

The officials flagging the issue of proper sanitation urged the MCD to ensure daily cleaning of streets and removal of garbage during the morning.

published on : 29th June 2022

Not an year after redevelopment, Chandni Chowk back to messy state

With defaced buildings, dirty roads & congestion, things return to pre-redevelopment phase.

published on : 28th June 2022

MCD told to ensure zero illegal construction in Chandni Chowk

Lack of enforcement over the years had led to extinction of several havelis in Walled City

published on : 25th June 2022

Overhead wires, dirty roads; Sisodia finds Chandni Chowk in disarray

During the inspection, it was found that the concerned agency has been allegedly negligent in its work of cleaning and maintaining the road stretch.

published on : 11th June 2022

Kapil Sibal's jibe at Gandhi family draws ire in Congress' Chandni Chowk unit

The district unit passed a resolution on Wednesday requesting party chief Sonia Gandhi to take disciplinary action against the leader for 'anti-party activities'.

published on : 17th March 2022

Recreating Old Delhi’s culinary legacy

Edesia, a multi-cuisine restaurant at Crowne Plaza, Okhla, has recreated the ultimate Purani Dilli culinary experience at the 12th edition of its signature food festival ‘Dilli 6’.

published on : 7th March 2022

Delhi: Fire breaks out in Chandni Chowk

As many as 15 fire tenders have been rushed to the spot to the douse the blaze that has spread across the three floors of the building.

published on : 8th June 2017