Delhi Jal Board

DJB leaves Vasant Kunj flats out of water for six days

Aggrieved with the laxity of Delhi Jal Board, a group of residents on Tuesday took to the streets to protest the acute water shortage with empty buckets.

published on : 16th November 2022

Delhi Jal Board scam: BJP wants FIR filed against Kejriwal

All these wrongdoings were known to the Jal Board personnel, but it remained under wraps because everyone’s share in it was fixed.

published on : 15th November 2022

Delhi Jal Board official bathes with sprayed Yamuna water to prove BJP MP Verma wrong

“This is a message for the people of Delhi that the Yamuna water is not hazardous,” the official said after taking a bath.

published on : 31st October 2022

Delhi govt owes sewer workers Rs 16 crore: L-G

L-G VK Saxena has rapped the government to look into non-payment of bills to the tune of Rs 16 crore to over 1,000 sanitation workers engaged with Delhi Jal Board.

published on : 7th October 2022

Immerse idols in artificial lakes: Delhi Jal Board

 Delhi Jal Board (DJB) Vice Chairman Saurabh Bhardwaj on Friday instructed officials to construct artificial ponds to prevent the immersion of idols in the Yamuna river during Durga Puja.

published on : 10th September 2022

Corrupt water meter readers to face FIR in Delhi

During a meeting with officials, Bhardwaj also directed them to resolve issues related to water meter readings and “erroneous” water bills in a time-bound manner, the DJB statement said.

published on : 23rd August 2022

Excess rainwater from Yamuna river diverted to artificial lakes to recharge groundwater

This lake has already recharged more than 1,400 million gallons of water in the last 17 days. Officials shared that the lake is full of floodwater from the river.

published on : 19th August 2022

Delhi Lt Governor Vinai Saxena seeks action against IAS officer in bribery case

According to the officials, Rai, during his tenure as the vice-chairman of the Delhi Agricultural Marketing Board, “virtually let off” executive engineer P S Meena in two disproportionate asset cases.

published on : 18th August 2022

CAG to audit discoms, Delhi government expenses on publicity

Further, the CAG will also look at the functioning of the Kejriwal government’s claims of enhancing health infrastructure in Delhi with the construction of four new hospitals.

published on : 16th August 2022

Yamuna pollution: NGT imposes cost of Rs 100 crore on Noida authority, Rs 50 crore on Delhi Jal Board

The National Green Tribunal directed the Central Pollution Control Board to issue appropriate directions to all pollution control boards within two months.

published on : 6th August 2022

'Delhi Jal Board water, sewer connection charges substantially’

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. 

published on : 16th July 2022

In pipeline: Rs 1.8K crore sewer line project for 39 ‘illegal’ colonies in Delhi

The Delhi Jal Board (DJB) on Friday decided to allocate Rs 1,367.5 crore for recycling and reusing water and up-gradation of six Sewer Treatment Plants (STPs) across Delhi.

published on : 2nd July 2022

Delhi water quality records slight improvement, says Jal Board

A normal quantity of water is being supplied to Delhi from Haryana through the Carrier Lined Canal and the Delhi Sub Branch.

published on : 21st June 2022

Clean Yamuna for 45 days: Delhi High Court tells parties in altercation case

Justice Jasmeet Singh also noted that the nature of injuries in the case was ‘simple’ and said that he expected the petitioners,

published on : 11th June 2022

Release Delhi’s share of water: Delhi Jal Board tells Haryana

Delhi Jal Board (DJB) Vice Chairman Saurabh Bhardwaj expressed concern over the Yamuna’s dipping water levels on Friday.

published on : 11th June 2022

AAP leader Atishi says Delhi L-G called DJB officials meeting; warns of 'chaotic stituation'

During a media briefing, she said since the L-G was new, he might not have been aware of the constitutional provisions.

published on : 1st June 2022

No dip in Delhi-Haryana fight over plunging level of Yamuna 

As the Yamuna water levels continue to dip, Delhi and neighbouring Haryana are caught in an unending cycle of blame-game that is only intensifying with each passing week.

published on : 20th May 2022

Haryana CM troubling Delhi residents: Jal Board

Bharadwaj said Khattar will have to bear the repercussions as many people from Haryana living and working in Delhi are grappling with a shortage of water.

published on : 19th May 2022

Sewage pump stations to be automated to check spill: Delhi Jal Board

Water Minister Satyendar Jain said that due to the untimely operation of SPS, several problems including sewage overflow and sewer line blockage were on the rise in many places.

published on : 12th May 2022

Shahdara drain revival takes off

The Delhi government has been working on the rejuvenation project for four years and the Shahdara drain was one of them.

published on : 10th May 2022
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