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Delhi LG Anil Baijal resigns, cites ‘personal reasons’

New Delhi | Delhi’s Lt Governor Anil Baijal resigned on Wednesday, citing personal reasons. According to the sources, Baijal sent his resignation to President Ram Nath Kovind. A 1969 batch IAS officer from the AGMUT (Arunachal Pradesh-Goa-Mizoram and Union Territory) cadre, he served as 21st Lt Governor of Delhi for a period of five years and […]

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal with LG Anil Baijal (File Image/IANS)

After Kejriwal’s proposal, LG caps gathering at functions to 50

New Delhi: Acting upon the proposal sent by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, the Delhi Disaster Management Committee (DDMA) on Wednesday decided to reinforce the restrictions on gatherings at marriage related events, imposing a cap of a maximum of 50 persons. The decision came a day after Kejriwal wrote to the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi, Anil […]

Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal (FIle Photo)

Delhi L-G withdraws 5-day institutional quarantine order

New Delhi: Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal on Saturday rolled back the order on five-day institutional quarantine in the national capital. The Lieutenant Governor had on Friday ordered five-day mandatory institutional quarantine for every Covid-19 patient under home isolation. A day later, he withdrew the order and said, “Regarding institutional isolation, only those Covid positive […]

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LG Anil Baijal overrules Kejriwal’s decision of reserving Delhi hospitals for residents

New Delhi: In a major setback for Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Lt Governor Anil Baijal on Monday overruled his decision that Delhi government hospitals will treat only the residents of the city. According to top sources, Baijal has overruled Kejriwal’s decision as he is also the Chairman of the Delhi Disaster Management Authority. The move […]