MONITORING COMMITTEE

  • Set up monitoring committee for mid day meals, NGO urges PM July 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Several school children and activists on Saturday protested in Delhi demanding strict action against those responsible for the death of 23 children in Bihar after eating a contaminated midday meal. The activists also wrote to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh urging him to form a monitoring committee. Organised by NGO...
  • Karnataka asked to give 4 tmc of water to TN over 15 days October 31, 2012

    New Delhi: The Cauvery Monitoring Committee on Wednesday directed Karnataka to release four tmc of water to Tamil Nadu over the next fortnight even as it asked the latter to make a written submission before the panel on issues it wants to be addressed. At a meeting of the Cauvery...
  • Sonia to visit Rae Bareli to evaluate development November 29, 2010

    New Delhi: United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Chairperson Sonia Gandhi will be visiting her constituency Rae Bareli on Monday to evaluate the status of developmental schemes. During her threeday visit, she will be meeting locals and party members. The UPA Chairperson is also likely to attend a social program. On the...
  • Govt to set up daily foodmonitoring committee April 2, 2008

    New Delhi: The UPA is leaving no stone unturned to kill the inflation menace. After announcing a slew of measures, including duty cuts on edible oil and food commodities, the Government is likely to set up a highpowered committee to monitor prices of all food commodities on a daily basis....
  • Delhi Master Plan 2021 takes off February 8, 2007

    New Delhi: Delhi's master plan 2021 is finally out. Centre has notified Delhi master plan 2021, paving the way for providing relief to thousands of traders in the national Capital from sealing. The new plan gives relief to 95 per cent of the commercial establishments facing sealing in Delhi. The plan...
  • SC stays sealing, relief to traders February 8, 2007

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday granted a temporary relief to traders by staying the sealing operations of commercial establishments in the capital till February 12. The relief came a week after the deadline for filing of affidavits ended on January 31. A Bench headed by Justice Arijit Pasayat granted the...
  • No sealing in Delhi till Monday February 8, 2007

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday stayed till February 12 the sealing of commercial premises operating from residential areas in New Delhi in view of the notification of the Delhi Master Plan 2021 by the Centre on Wednesday night. A bench comprising Justice Arijit Pasayat and Justice S H Kapadia...
  • MCD sensors to track illegal rickshaws February 8, 2007

    New Delhi: Last year, the Delhi High Court had banned the plying of rickshaws in the Chandni Chowk area near the Red Fort. The HC had asked the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) to decongest the area. The HC had also asked for a plan on the scientific management...
  • Reddy says no sealing from Wed February 6, 2007

    New Delhi: The Government and the Supreme Court Monitoring Committee are making contradictory noises and the municipal corporation is still undecided whether they will start sealing from Wedneday. "We do not have any information because there is no area left where sealing is likely to take place. There will not...
  • MPD 2021 signed, no sealings now February 6, 2007

    New Delhi: The Union Urban Development Minister S Jaipal Reddy on Tuesday signed the Master Plan for Delhi 2021 and said there will be no sealing of shops in Delhi. The Master Plan that seeks to address Capital's civic problems like unauthorised colonies and constructions will be notified within...
  • Delhi sealing drive set to resume February 5, 2007

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court Monitoring Committee on Monday decided to resume sealing of commercial establishments, which are operating illegally from residential areas in the national capital, with effect from Wednesday. Traders who didn't file their affidavits in November will be the first to face sealing action in the drive, the...
  • SC softens stand on sealing in Delhi November 15, 2006

    New Delhi: There is still hope for traders in Delhi, though the sealing drive will continue. The Supreme Court on Wednesday said relief against the sealing drive can be given to around 25,000 traders and professionals, who have given undertakings, to first comply with them and stop the misuse of residential...