Leader of Opposition in Delhi Assembly Ramvir Singh Bidhuri on Friday claimed the Delhi Jal Board has substantially raised water and sewer connection charges in the city.
Audit reports of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG), tabled in the Delhi Assembly on Tuesday, also pointed to low spending on welfare activities.
The proceedings were briefly adjourned after the AAP MLAs raised slogans against the BJP over the transfer and posting case of DTC staff.
The monthly salary of an MLA in Delhi was Rs 12,000 but after the bill, which will go for President's approval, it will be Rs 30,000 and along with allowances, it will go up to Rs 90,000.
The members stressed that the salaries should commensurate with the rising prices and the work done by the legislators. This is the first raise in 11 years.
According to the bulletin, the session will commence on July 4 at 11 am. In view of the prevailing Covid-19 pandemic, the MLAs will require to wear face mask compulsorily.
The two-day monsoon session of the Delhi Assembly will be held on July 4 and 5, as per an official notification issued by the Legislative Assembly on Wednesday.
The Assembly has taken up an automation project which will allow MLAs to work digitally. From submitting questions to tabling bills in the assembly, all work will be done online.
As the chief minister rose to speak on the budget, the BJP legislators raised slogans demanding that Kejriwal apologise for allegedly making 'mockery' of Kashmiri Pandits.
Kejriwal is being lambasted for not making a recent Bollywood release Kashmir Files tax free for viewing in the cinema halls of the national capital.
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Raghav Chadha on Thursday resigned as a member of the Delhi Assembly, days after he filed his nomination for the Rajya Sabha from Chandigarh.
He said that it was happening for the first time in his tenure as a Speaker in last seven years that the L-G's address has been interrupted by legislators.
The Delhi Teachers' University will be spread over 12 acres of land in Bakkarwala village and will have lecture halls, digital labs and a library with world-class facilities for 5000 students.
Kangana Ranaut seeks more time to appear before Delhi Assembly panel over 'hateful' social media posts
The committee had last month issued a notice summoning Kangana Ranaut to depose before the panel on December 6 after complaints cited an alleged offensive and derogatory Instagram story posted by her
They have made the supreme sacrifice to save the mankind through the pandemic, the Delhi Assembly speaker said.
The committee issued a notice to Ranaut summoning her on December 6 over complaints citing an alleged offensive and derogatory Instagram story posted by her, said a statement from the panel.
Delhi High Court allows listing of MLA's plea against CM Arvind Kejriwal over poor attendance in assembly
Suspended AAP MLA Kapil Mishra alleged that Kejriwal has less than 10 per cent attendance in Assembly.
In its opinion sent to President Ram Nath Kovind, the Election Commission said by being parliamentary secretaries, the legislators held the office of profit and were liable to be disqualified.