North Delhi

Avoid any plans in the Yamuna riverbed, it is an invitation to disaster, warns activist

Low-lying areas near Mayur Vihar Phase I and Akshardham Temple were flooded due to the overflowing Yamuna River. In another incident, SANDRP highlighted the floodplain encroachment near Noida as well.

published on : 16th August 2022

Jahangirpuri demolition drive: SC to hear on Tuesday plea of hawkers against civic body's move

The NDMC, on April 20, had launched an anti-encroachment drive in Delhi's Jahangirpuri and the demolition drive had followed just days after communal clashes erupted in the area on Hanuman Jayanti.

published on : 20th June 2022

Mundka fire: Delhi civic body suspends three officials; cops get one-day custody of owners

Licensing Inspector Sandeep Kaushik, Section Officer of General Branch S K Sharma, and Section Officer of House Tax Department B R Meena of the Narela Zone were suspended.

published on : 17th May 2022

Routine administrative exercise in Jahangirpuri given unwarranted communal colour: NDMC to SC

The civic body said that it had only removed unauthorised projections on the public land and temporary structures well beyond the boundary of houses for which no notice is required to be given.

published on : 9th May 2022

Several illegal meat shops sealed in north Delhi: NDMC

Health department teams at the BJP-led NDMC conducted a drive against illegal meat shops and sealed several such shops.

published on : 5th May 2022

Several illegal meat shops sealed across six zones of North Delhi Municipal Corporation: Civic body

Health department teams at the BJP-led NDMC conducted raids across its six zones and sealed several meat shops which were selling it illegally.

published on : 5th May 2022

Demolishing school for building mall unlawful: Delhi High Court

The petition read that the construction of the alleged multilevel car parking is arbitrary, unlawful, and in derogation of the principles in the Constitution.

published on : 3rd May 2022

Soft-spoken North Delhi mayor had gone against Akali whip

Singh became actively involved with the party affairs only last year after he was elected as the mayor amid the farmers’ protests at the city borders.

published on : 22nd April 2022

Will follow SC order on Jahangirpuri but drive to continue in other areas: North MCD Mayor

"I also want to clarify that the civic body will keep taking action against encroachers. We will identify illegal encroachments and send notices to them and take action," Singh said.

published on : 21st April 2022

Debate rages over bulldozing homes in Delhi's Jahangirpuri

Around 12 shops razed, 25 items seized; civic body says demolition drive happens regularly to remove ‘illegal encroachment’, prior notices not necessary

published on : 21st April 2022

Amid heavy security, cops flag-march before Jahangirpuri demolition drive

Heavy police and paramilitary forces were deployed in violence-hit Jahangirpuri ahead of Wednesday’s anti-encroachment drive in the area, even as the local mayor called it a ‘routine exercise’.

published on : 21st April 2022

Jahangirpuri demolition: AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi allegedly stopped by police from visiting site

He lashed out at the BJP and AAP over the anti-encroachment drive action launched by the North Delhi Municipal Corporation in the area.

published on : 20th April 2022

'Routine exercise': North Delhi Municipal Corporation defends demolition drive in Jahangirpuri

In an official statement issued in the evening, the civic body said that its officials removed temporary kiosks on the pavements and ramps with the help of seven JCB machines/bulldozers.

published on : 20th April 2022

North Delhi Municipal Corporation stops anti-encroachment drive in Jahangirpuri after SC order

An NDMC official, requesting anonymity, said the drive continued because of the absence of a written order from the Supreme Court.

published on : 20th April 2022

MCD bulldozers in Jahangirpuri today, cops on alert

The North Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC) will conduct an encroachment removal programme in Jahangirpuri on Wednesday. 

published on : 20th April 2022

Government moves bill in Rajya Sabha to unify three municipal corporations of Delhi

The Delhi Municipal Corporation (Amendment) Bill, 2022 was piloted in the Upper House of Parliament by Home Minister Amit Shah.

published on : 5th April 2022

Will challenge Bill for merger of Delhi civic bodies in court if need be: CM Arvind Kejriwal

Currently, the three corporations in Delhi -- North Delhi Municipal Corporation, South Delhi Municipal Corporation and East Delhi Municipal Corporation -- have 272 wards.

published on : 26th March 2022

Under-construction building in North Delhi's Kashmere Gate collapses, no casualties

According to North District Police, the labourers were on the ground and first floor when a major portion of it collapsed on them.

published on : 15th March 2022

North Delhi Municipal Corporation extends date to submit property tax  

Jain said the decision has been taken to facilitate those taxpayers who could not deposit property tax and could not avail the benefit of the scheme.

published on : 2nd March 2022