Govt notifies modalities of doorstep delivery of ration, cardholders may opt in or out every fiscal

New Delhi, Feb. 24 -- The Delhi government has notified the policy document that prescribes the modalities of the doorstep delivery of ration scheme, meant for the 1.75 million ration cardholders in t... Read More

Lift the iron curtain at Delhi's liquor vends

New Delhi, Feb. 24 -- The window behind the grille at the government liquor shop in Tughlakabad extension is usually open by noon. But it comes to life after sundown. Large crowds gather outside the ... Read More

DDMA meeting on Monday on deciding Covid protocols for travellers from other states

New Delhi, Feb. 19 -- The Delhi disaster management authority (DDMA) will convene a meeting on Monday to decide whether it was necessary to put in checks and safeguards - such as mandatory negative RT... Read More

Delhi govt to use poll data for better distribution of vaccine sites for 50-plus category

New Delhi, Feb. 17 -- The Delhi government will be using booth level poll data for further scaling up of Covid-19 vaccination centres to ensure a proportionate distribution of sites across the city, b... Read More

Delhi education department to enhance its social media presence

New Delhi, Feb. 12 -- As schools in the city open up after being shut for more than a year owing to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Delhi government has decided to engage an agency to ensure increased soci... Read More

Vaccine wastage at 4.1% for Covidshield, 17.5% for Covaxin in Delhi

New Delhi, Feb. 9 -- In its ongoing vaccination drive against Covid-19, Delhi has recorded a wastage rate of 4.1% for the Covishield vaccine and 17.5% for Covaxin, said a senior Delhi government offic... Read More

All 184 centres now open for front-line workers to get Covid-19 vaccine

New Delhi, Feb. 6 -- Front-line workers who have registered for the Covid-19 vaccination in Delhi can now go to any of the 184 vaccination centres and get a shot, senior government officials announced... Read More

Of 18,000 beneficiaries, only 7,000 get Covid-19 shots in Capital

New Delhi, Feb. 4 -- Delhi saw its lowest ever Covid-19 vaccination turnout percentage on Wednesday, with fewer than half of the day's targeted health care workers getting jabs, even as the state gove... Read More

Front line staff to get Covid jabs later this week; 77 centres added

New Delhi, Feb. 3 -- State health minister Satyendar Jain said on Tuesday that the ongoing Covid-19 inoculation drive -which currently covers health workers - will be opened to front line workers this... Read More

No more institutional quarantine for UK returnees to Delhi

New Delhi, Jan. 30 -- Passengers flying in to Delhi from the United Kingdom (UK) will no longer have to complete a mandatory seven-day institutional quarantine if they test negative for Covid-19 on ar... Read More