Delhi has about 3000 budget hotels and guest houses with about 75000 rooms.
'Shouldn’t have waited for this calamity to strike for implementing the scheme,' said Delhi BJP media head Pratyush Kanth attacking the Kejriwal government for the delay.
Going into the Assembly elections, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had promised to fulfill ’10 guarantees’ to the people, if elected for the third time. Healthcare being one of them.
Sisodia, who also holds the finance portfolio, said his government has also planned to build multi-level bus depots, which would be the first of its kind in the country.
'Green Citizen Awards' will also be instituted to encourage citizens to contribute to environment protection and preservation work.
In his budget speech, Deputy CM Manish Sisodia said though the possibilities and resources are available within Delhi to become the country’s tourism capital.
Presenting the budget, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, who also holds the education portfolio, proposed to set up the city’s own education board and a teachers’ university.
Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, who also holds finance portfolio, made the announcement while presenting the Delhi budget in the assembly on Monday.
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said the presentation of the budget in the Delhi Assembly was necessary as the government would not be able to spend money from April 1 without its passage.
The AAP national convenor also asked that if the BJP was disappointing Delhi before the assembly elections, 'will it fulfil its promises after the polls?'