WATER TARIFFS

  • BJP, Congress accuse AAP of going back on poll promise as water tariff hiked in Delhi March 20, 2015

    New Delhi: A month after taking charge of Delhi, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) announced a 10 per cent hike in water tariff for households that consume more than 20,000 litres per month facing the ire of the Opposition. The BJP and Congress have accused the Arvind Kejriwal-led party of...
  • Congress, BJP attack AAP over water tariff hike March 19, 2015

    New Delhi: The AAP government's decision to hike water tariff by 10 per cent in Delhi on Thursday came under attack from both BJP and Congress who accused the Arvind Kejriwal-led party of going back on its electoral promises. While BJP state president Satish Upadhyay tersely observed that "conditions" to AAP's...
  • AAP government hikes water tariff by 10 per cent March 19, 2015

    New Delhi:The AAP government in Delhi on Thursday hiked the water tariff by 10 per cent about a month after it announced a free-water scheme for people in the national capital. Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisoida, who chaired the 121st Board Meeting of Delhi Jal Board, gave his nod to...
  • Low water, power tariff very soon, free Wi-Fi likely by year-end: CM Kejriwal February 20, 2015

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said his government will very soon make an announcement on reducing water and electricity tariff while free Wi-Fi may be activated by year-end. "People are expecting a lot on water, power and Wi-Fi. We have prepared a blue print on water and...
  • BJP gears up to corner Sheila Dikshit govt in Delhi Assembly March 13, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi Assembly Budget Session will kick off on Wednesday and the BJP is gearing up to corner the ruling party on women's safety, hike in power tariff, water tariff and on delays in the regularisation of unauthorized colonies. The Opposition is also set to raise the spending...
  • Delhi CM okays hike in water tariff December 1, 2009

    New Delhi: After hikes in metro and bus fares, Delhiites will now have to shell out more for water charges with the city government today deciding to increase the tariff for the commodity. The board meeting of Delhi Jal Board, chaired by Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit, approved the increase in...