(New Delhi) Delhi Health Min “Jain” Admitted to Covid 19 Hospital
Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain on Tuesday Tweeted that he has been hospitalised after suffering from high-grade fever and a sudden drop in his oxygen level.
He informed that he was admitted to the Rajiv Gandhi Super Speciality Hospital (RGSSH) a dedicated COVID-19 facility under the Delhi government.
“Due to high grade fever and a sudden drop of my oxygen levels last night I have been admitted to RGSSH. Will keep everyo
(New Delhi) Delhi Records 1,366 Fresh Cases of COVID-19
Delhi recorded 1,366 fresh cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, taking the tally to 31,309, while the death toll mounted to 905,
According to a health bulletin issued by the Delhi government’s health department, there are 18,543 active cases, while 11,861 patients have either recovered, been discharged or migrated.
No health bulletin was issued on Tuesday.
[New Delhi] Indisposed CM Kejriwal Approves Pay+Allowances Hike of Delhiites MLAs
This decision was taken at a Cabinet meeting chaired by Indisposed Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal at his residence.
They, however, did not specify the quantum of hike in allowances and salary. Delhi has 70 MLAs.
In July, a group of AAP legislators had demanded a significant hike in salary, arguing that their earnings were not enough to run their family and offices.
In October, a three-member committee headed by former Secretary General of Lok Sabha PDT Achary had recommended two-and-half-fold hike in salary from current Rs 88,000 per month to Rs 2.10 lakh.
The committee, which had submitted its report to Assembly Speaker Ram Niwas Goel, had favoured a 400 per cent hike in basic salary of MLAs from Rs 12,000 to Rs 50,000 per month.
[New Delhi]AAP’s Delhi Govt Syphoning Fatty Cakes to Its Party Members
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government in Delhi today admitted that a few party members were getting benefits like official house and cars.
In a reply to BJP MLA OP Sharma’s question, government said that these members have been appointed as co-terminus staff with it.
Government in its reply said that Bibhav Kumar, private secretary to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Aswathi Muralidharan, joint secretary to Chief minister, have been allotted houses.
The government also said the salary of these staff, who are in the grade pay of Rs 8,700 equivalent to senior IAS officers.
Apart from 17 co-terminus staff, eight contractual staffs are hired and get Rs 60,000 to Rs 1.15 lakh.
There are two advisors who work on the salary of Rs one per month.