Lieutenant Governor

SC agrees to list Kejriwal government’s petition against act giving more powers to the L-G

Senior advocate Abhishek Manu Singhvi submitted before the bench that the GNCTD Act 2021 is contrary to the constitution bench judgement of the Supreme Court.

published on : 14th September 2021

J&K L-G launches portal for grievance redressal of immovable properties of Kashmiri migrants

Lt Governor Manoj Sinha said the initiative will put an end to the plight of the migrants including Hindus, Sikhs and Muslims, who have been suffering since 1990s.

published on : 7th September 2021

Fresh feud between Delhi government, Lt Governor on deaths due to oxygen shortage

The Delhi government had earlier constituted a high-level inquiry committee to ascertain the deaths caused by oxygen shortage and provide a compensation of Rs 5 lakh each to families of the deceased.

published on : 21st August 2021

Jammu, Kashmir trying to promote Sanskrit as per New Education Policy recommendations: Lt Governor

The LG said the inauguration of various projects in Basohli shows the commitment of the Union Territory's administration towards the economic, cultural and social development of Basohli area.

published on : 20th August 2021

New law leaves Delhi's elected government toothless, all powers with LG

The Act, passed by Parliament last month, came into force on April 27, Tuesday, the Ministry of Home Affairs said in an order.

published on : 28th April 2021

Puducherry LG receives first dose of COVID-19 vaccine

A total of 36.7 lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccines were administered in the last 24 hours across India, informed the union health ministry on Friday.

published on : 2nd April 2021

L-G holds meet to review draft Master Plan-2041

Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal on Wednesday chaired the second meeting of the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) to review the draft Master Plan for Delhi-2041.

published on : 1st April 2021

President Ram Nath Kovind gives assent to bill that says 'government' in Delhi means 'Lieutenant Governor'

Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday gave his assent to a bill that accords primacy to Delhi's L-G over the elected government.

published on : 28th March 2021

L-G: Conduct random testing at IGI airport, railway stations

The DDMA meeting took place in presence of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Satyendar Jain, Kailash Gehlot, Dr Randeep Guleria and Professor Balram Bhargava and others.

published on : 23rd March 2021

Bill in Lok Sabha again triggers Centre-Delhi face-off

The proposed amendments make it clear that it will be mandatory for the Delhi government to take the opinion of the L-G before taking any executive action in the city.

published on : 16th March 2021

Delhi Lieutenant Governor works from home as CM Arvind Kejriwal, ministers occupy his office in protest

Anil Baijal has been holding meetings with officers at the camp office at his residence, which is just behind the L-G Secretariat where Kejriwal and his three ministers have been staging the sit-in.

published on : 14th June 2018

Tussle over Delhi governance escalates despite High Court verdict holding L-G as head

The Delhi High Court ruled that the national capital remains a union territory with the LG as its "administrative" head.

published on : 12th June 2018

Arvind Kejriwal, ministers on dharna in Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal's office

The L-G slammed the “unprecedented move” and accused the CM of threatening him. AAP leaders hit back, tweeting that he was “the mastermind behind the IAS officer strike”. 

published on : 12th June 2018

Delhi L-G, Modi government should answer why police filed frivolous cases against AAP leaders: Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi CM reacted to a TNIE report on Delhi Lieutenant-Governor Anil Baijal questioning Delhi Police on discharge of AAP MLAs by various courts.

published on : 18th May 2018

Sealing drive: Delhi government submits files of 351 roads to Lieutenant Governor

The sealing drive currently happening in areas other than these 351 roads is against businesses using residential areas for commercial purposes without paying conversion charges.  

published on : 7th February 2018
1 2 >