Tejinder Khanna

  • Najeeb Jung sworn in as the new Lt Governor of Delhi July 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Jamia Milia Vice Chancellor Najeeb Jung has been sworn in as the new Lieutenant Governor of Delhi. The former IAS officer is replacing Tejinder Khanna. Jung joined the IAS Madhya Pradesh cadre in 1973 and worked in various capacities in Madhya Pradesh and the central governments. He has worked...
  • Delhi rape: 'Govt unlikely to remove police commissioner' April 22, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police Commissioner, Neeraj Kumar, is unlikely to be removed from his post, sources said on Monday even as protests intensified in the national capital over the brutal rape of a five-year-old girl who is currently recovering at AIIMS hospital. Sources said that the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi...
  • Delhi gangrape: Action against 7 senior officials March 4, 2013

    New Delhi: The government has initiated action against seven senior officers for dereliction of duty in connection with the December 16, 2012, gangrape incident. Departmental proceedings have been initiated against a Special CP, a Joint CP, a DCP and an Additional DCP, all IPS cadre, and two DANIPS officers dealing...
  • Home Minister denies receiving Delhi L-G's letters on juvenile age January 5, 2013

    Delhi Lt Governor Tejinder Khanna had written two letters recommending changes in the Juvenile Act. ...
  • Gangrape: Delhi LG asks govt to review Juvenile Justice Act January 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi governor Tejinder Khanna has written a letter to Union Home Ministry demanding for reducing age bar on minor in cases of heinous crimes. Khanna said that juvenile delinquency is increasing day by day so the age bar should be brought below 18 years. His comments come after one...
  • Delhi Lt Governor invites protesters for meet December 24, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi Lt Governor Tejinder Khanna, who cut short his visit to the US to return to the national capital in the wake of the protests over the recent gangrape of a 23-year-old paramedical student in a moving bus, conceded on Monday that the traffic police and PCR vans...
  • Delhi govt sources term Shunglu report as malicious March 29, 2011

    Delhi government sources on Tuesday termed the Shunglu Committee report as malicious. "Shunglu Committee report is malicious towards the government," Delhi government sources told CNN-IBN. Sources said that KPMG was appointed as a consultant for Rs 2.5 crore to make reports and that no tender system was adopted. ...
  • Shunglu report malicious: Delhi govt sources March 29, 2011

    New Delhi: Delhi government sources on Tuesday termed the Shunglu Committee report as malicious. "Shunglu Committee report is malicious towards the government," Delhi government sources told CNN-IBN. Sources said that KPMG was appointed as a consultant for Rs 2.5 crore to make reports and that no tender system was adopted. Under pressure...
  • CWG: Dikshit meets PM over Shunglu report March 28, 2011

    New Delhi: Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, on Tuesday, met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and explained her government's position on the Shunglu Committee report which indicted both her and Lt Governor Tejinder Khanna for irregularities in certain CWG projects. In the meeting that lasted for an hour, Dikshit is believed to...
  • Forty CWG projects come under CVC scanner April 25, 2011

    New Delhi: Widening its probe, the Central Vigilance Commission is looking into at least 40 CWG-related construction and procurement works carried out by different government agencies for alleged financial irregularities. The sale of VIP passes, supply of furniture, equipment and utensil for Games Village, misuse of funds by certain central and...
  • Shunglu panel blames Emaar, L-G for CWG mess March 24, 2011

    New Delhi: The VK Shunglu Panel in its second report on irregularities in Commonwealth games has severely indicted the Delhi Lt Governor Tejinder Khanna for neglect and the developer of the games village EMAAR MGF for its tardy approach. The panel has fixed the overall loss caused to the exchequer to...
  • Games mess meet: PM snubs Kalmadi, Fennell September 24, 2010

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has moved in to take control of the Commonwealth Games. He held a high-level meeting on Thursday to take stock of the fire-fighting measures. The PM also sent out a strong message -- leaving Organising Committee Chairman Suresh Kalmadi out of the meeting and...
  • Delhi CM fears trouble if Afzal is hanged May 19, 2010

    New Delhi: Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru's mercy petition has been sent back by the Delhi government on Wednesday to Lieutenant Governor Tejinder Khanna with the Delhi government fearing ant-social elements may try and foment communal trouble in some parts of the national capital. Sources have told CNN-IBN the state...
  • Delhi LG returns Afzal's case file to government May 19, 2010

    New Delhi: The Delhi Lieutenant Governor's office has returned the file on death row convict Afzal Guru to Delhi government for further clarifications. Earlier the government while backing Afzal's death sentence had also questioned whether executing him would have an impact on law an order. Sources say Lieutenant Governor Tejinder Khanna...