Arvind Kejriwal is an Indian politician and a former bureaucrat who is the current and 7th Chief Minister of Delhi since February 2015. He was also the Chief Minister of Delhi from December 2013 to February 2014, stepping down after 49 days of assuming power. Currently, he is the national convener of the Aam Aadmi Party, which won the 2015 Delhi Assembly elections with a historic majority, obtaining 67 out of 70 assembly seats. In 2006, Kejriwal was awarded the Ramon Magsaysay Award for Emergent Leadership in recognition of his involvement in the grassroots level movement Parivartan using right to information legislation in a campaign against corruption. The same year, after resigning from Government service, he donated his Magsaysay award money as a corpus fund to found the Public Cause Research Foundation, a non-governmental organisation (NGO).
Informing about the suggestions that Delhi government received on post lockdown relaxations, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said that market associations suggested that market can be opened on odd-even..
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on May 04 reacted on chaos at some shops. He said that if we come to know about violations of social distancing and other norms from any area, then we will have to..
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal informed on Thursday that he has recieved more than 5 lakh suggestions regarding the plan of action for the next phase of the lockdown which mentioned services that.. DNA - Published
“We have allowed all activities in Delhi which were permitted by the Centre but whatever has happened today is not right. We will withdraw all lockdown relaxations from areas where people are not.. IndiaTimes - Published
Haryana minister Anil Vij has appealed to Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal to make staying arrangements for Haryana residents who are employed in the national capital, stating that their daily.. IndiaTimes - Published
Expressing satisfaction that fewer Covid-19 cases and deaths were reported in the city in the week gone by in comparison to the one before, Kejriwal said it was possible to win the fight the pandemic.. IndiaTimes - Published
Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said initial results of plasma therapy trial conducted on four Covid-19 patients is encouraging and gives hope of saving people's lives from the dreaded.. IndiaTimes - Published
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has taken a correct decision to extend the nationwide lockdown, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said after a video conference of chief ministers with the PM on.. IndiaTimes - Published
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday announced that there are only 40 COVID-19 positive cases that happened due to local transmission, the rest of the cases are due to foreign travel and.. DNA - Published
Police and paramilitary personnel cordoned off an area in Nizamuddin West in south Delhi on Monday after the authorities were alerted that several people who took part in a religious congregation there.. DNA - Published
Kejriwal supported Prime Minister Modi's initiative of the nationwide lockdown and said that citizens needed to stay wherever they are so that the lockdown is successful and the virus spread can be.. DNA - Published
The number of Covid-19 cases in India has doubled in less than a week. We should be prepared to see a surge in cases but we must not panic. It is the time to be strong and united as a nation. We must.. DNA - Published
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday informed that 20 or more people will not be allowed to gather at any place for social, cultural, religious, academics, seminars, conferences purposes in.. DNA - Published
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said religious, social, cultural and political gatherings as well as protests comprising more than 50 people will not be allowed in the national capital.. IndiaTimes - Published
As coronavirus cases are popping up across the country, with the national capital reporting three positive cases, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday said that he will meet Union Health.. DNA - Published
Around a week after the national capital was hit by violent riots that has claimed 47 lives so far, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi at 11 AM. It.. DNA - Published
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday announced Rs 1 crore compensation and a job in the Delhi government to a family member of Intelligence Bureacu (IB) official Ankit Sharma, who was killed.. DNA - Published
Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Saturday hit out at the Delhi government for its sanction to prosecute former JNUSU president Kanhaiya Kumar and nine others in connection with a sedition case,.. IndiaTimes - Published
In a surprise move, the Delhi government headed by chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday sanctioned the prosecution of former JNU Students' Union Kanhaiya Kumar and two others in the 2016 sedition.. DNA - Published
He was responding to a query on the increasing toll in the riots in the national capital following the protests against the controversial Citizenship Amendment Act. The defence minister, however,.. IndiaTimes - Published
The party also blamed the Delhi police for failing to maintain law and order in the city and criticised Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for having "shaken off his responsibility", saying people of Delhi.. IndiaTimes - Published