TEJENDRA KHANNA

  • Delhi Lokayukta to probe unauthorised colonies issue April 28, 2013

    New Delhi: At a time when Delhi government is strongly pushing for regularisation of over 1,600 unauthorised colonies, home to around 60 lakh people, Lokayukta Justice Manmohan Sarin has decided to launch a detailed probe into alleged irregularities in the process initiated for their regularisation. The decision by the Lokayukta came...
  • Motorists to pay more for parking in Delhi March 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Motorists in the city will have to shell out more on parking fees with Delhi Government approving a long-pending proposal to hike the rates sharply, primarily to curb the increasing number of private vehicles. Sources said Lt Governor Tejendra Khanna cleared the proposal to hike the parking fees following...
  • 1984 Sikh riots: Release of accused stayed February 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi Lieutenant Governor Tejendra Khanna has reversed a decision of commuting life sentence of a convict in 1984 antiSikh riots case and asked Delhi's Sentence Review Board to give it a relook following protests by a section of Sikh community. The decision to send the case again to State...
  • Delhi Lt Governor does Uturn on ID card issue January 7, 2008

    New Delhi: The furore over the proposed ID cards for Delhi residents is over for now with Lieutenant Governor Tejendra Khanna backtracking from his earlier decision saying it was just a suggestion. I just made a suggestion. I never said it will be mandatory from January 15, he said. His...
  • Delhi ID proof chaos: CM slams it, Governor gives in January 7, 2008

    New Delhi: After Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar lashed out at the identity proof controversy in the Capital calling it a sinister move to target the people from his state, Delhi Governor Tejendra Khanna on Monday clarified that carrying ID proofs will not be mandatory. He also said that there...