South Delhi Municipal Corporation

SDMC sets up 125 libraries, 73 reading corners in its schools

The SDMC has set up 125 libraries and 73 reading corners in its schools to inculcate a habit of reading among students.

published on : 15th May 2022

Protests erupt over SDMC's anti-encroachment drive; AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan detained

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Amanatullah Khan, who was part of the protest, has been detained along with others.

published on : 12th May 2022

Day after ruckus at Shaheen Bagh, now bulldozers reach Delhi's New Friends Colony

SDMC's drive in Shaheen Bagh had witnessed people protesting in large numbers against the action and a complaint was also registered against AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan for 'obstructing' the drive.

published on : 10th May 2022

SC rejetcts CPI-M’s plea against drive for demolition 

During the course of the hearing, senior advocate P V Surendranath appearing for the party said that the petition was filed in the public interest and not the political party. 

published on : 10th May 2022

Protests erupt as bulldozers roll into Delhi's Shaheen Bagh, return without action 

Following the protest, the SDMC officials, who were part of the anti-encroachment drive, returned with bulldozers without conducting the exercise.

published on : 9th May 2022

Tension in Shaheen Bagh as bulldozers reach for anti-encroachment drive, several Congress activists detained

Shaheen Bagh that falls under the central zone of SDMC, was the centre of protests and sit-ins against Citizenship (Amendment) Act in December 2019.

published on : 9th May 2022

Plea in SC by CPM, Delhi unit, against demolition of buildings in South Delhi

The plea says that the demolition of buildings has caused severe trauma and loss to the people as most belonged to the economically poor section of the society.

published on : 7th May 2022

Over 2,000 requests recieved for collection of e-waste: South Delhi Municipal Corporation

The civic body in June last year launched the initiative for scientific disposal of e-waste lying in homes and offices of the people.

published on : 5th May 2022

South Delhi Municipal Corporation to remove illegal structures at Shaheen Bagh on May 9

Officials said that the civic body launched a 10-day action plan for carrying out similar drives and the drive began from Karni Singh Shooting Range on MB Road in Sangam Vihar area.

published on : 5th May 2022

Anti-encroachment drive called off for want of police personnel

Meanwhile, the EDMC mayor Shyam Sundar Aggarwal too held a meeting on Thursday with staff to carry out encroachment drives from roads.

published on : 29th April 2022

South MCD intensifies anti-encroachment push

“The civic agency is committed to remove illegal encroachments/structures in its area.

published on : 27th April 2022

Delhi: SDMC to launch month-long anti-encroachment drive

This comes after Delhi BJP Chief wrote to the mayors of South and East corporations on April 20 seeking the removal of encroachments "by Rohingyas, Bangladeshis and anti-social elements" in their area

published on : 25th April 2022

‘Closure’ notice to fish shops raises eyebrows

The notices have been given time to time, which is the reason that the number of shops has been reduced from 64 in the past to just 24 now,” said Suryan. 

published on : 8th 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

Meat shops should be closed during Navratri across India: BJP MP Parvesh Verma

Verma who represents West Delhi Lok Sabha seat, also appealed the Muslims not to be influenced by 'provocative' statements and show respect to the Hindu festival and welcome the SDMC decision.

published on : 5th April 2022

Take action for closure of meat shops during Navratri: SDMC Mayor Mukesh Suryan to commissioner

This is the first time that directions for closure of meat shops have been issued by the civic body during Navratri which is being observed from April 2-11.

published on : 4th April 2022

South Delhi's innovative community park brings sustainable vision to life

An initiative by the South Delhi Municipal Corporation, this 'Eco Mitra Park' is developed by Jasola Vihar-based Aarambh Trust for Women and Children and was inaugurated on March 2.

published on : 31st March 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

South Delhi Municipal Corporation says school dress code letter ‘personal’

For a uniform rule to apply to all schools in the corporation limits, it has to be proposed and approved in the house and by the Municipal Commissioner, said an official.

published on : 26th February 2022

Makeovers galore in South Delhi based on Azadi Mahotsav theme

Roundabouts at Nizamuddin East, Lajpat Nagar and Defence Colony have been given a makeover using scrap material sunch as unused tyres. 

published on : 23rd February 2022
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