Expressing happiness over completion of one year in the office, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday annouced the waving of Pending water bills till November 30, 2015 and said that he alongwith his ministers are holding a public interaction session on Sunday .
Speaking on one year of Delhi government, CM Arvind Kejriwal said, “Today I am here to give account of our work in 1 year”.
“Do u hv any Q from Del govt? I, alongwith my cabinet, will directly answer ur Qs. Call at 011-41501367, 41501383, 23346658 betn 11AM to 1 pm(sic)” Mr Kejriwal tweeted this morning. In another tweet, he said, “Last year, on this day, Delhi fell in love with AAP. This bonding is deep n everlasting.”
The Chief Minister promised to restore water connections for unauthorized colonies. “We stand firm on our commitment for cheap water. We have been working on this,” he said.
There will be Mohalla Clinics in each locality. Free X-Ray, surgery and medicines will be available free of charge at all government hospitals, he said.
“Last year, on this day, Delhi fell in love with AAP. This bonding is deep n everlasting,” Chief Minister Kejriwal said in a tweet.
— Pending water bills till November 30 will be waived off, he said
—- For A, B categories- 25%, C- 50%, D- 75% of pending water bills till 30th Nov will be waived
—We were hopeful that irregularities by discom companies will come into view after CAG audit. We have filed appeal in SC
—We are hopeful to win the case in SC and electricity prices will further come down after CAG audit
—-We will not allow quota admissions in Delhi schools.
—-The government will inaugurate 20 Aam Aadmi polyclinics.
–The basic infrastructure in our education institutions needs to be improved and Deputy CM Manish Sisodia is working on it.
–Now we are investing Rs 10,000 crores only for education.
—8000 new classroom in government schools till july 2016, 45 new schools are being constructed.
–100 new schools will be built this year.
–We want our government hospitals better than the private ones.
–One of our poll promises was to subsidies electricity bills. Today only two states in India have cheaper electricity than Delhi.
–Pending water bills till November 30, 2015 will be waived off. For A and B categories – 25 per cent, C – 50 per cent, and D – 75 per cent. of pending water bills till November 30, 2015 will be waived off.–We stand firm on our commitment for cheap water. We have been working on this.
—Electricity and water bills are in complete disarray.
—I am disappointed that some people are still using water tankers because it’s free.
—Delhi Jal Board(DJB) revenue increased Rs 176 crores after giving 20,000 litre water free.
–Areas where pipeline has reached won’t get water tankers
A year back on February 14, Arvind Kejriwal had taken oath as the Chief Minister of Delhi for the second time – his earlier stint as the Delhi Chief Minister had lasted only for 49 days.