Read about our approach to external linking. © 2020 BBC. Mr Arvind Kejriwal became the youngest Chief Minister of Delhi on 28 December 2013. A major factor behind the high pollution levels at this time of year is farmers in neighbouring states burning crop stubble to clear their fields. Perfect 10 Gold Medal is awarded to a graduating PG student who secures CGPA of 10 out of 10. She was 81. Is an Irish accent the hardest to master? To start receiving timely alerts, as shown below click on the Green “lock” icon next to the address bar. Harsh Vardhan, the union minister for health and family welfare, urged people to eat carrots to protect against "night blindness" and "other pollution-related harm to health". At present, the office of Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir is vacant. Five million masks were handed out in schools on Friday as officials declared a public health emergency and Mr Kejriwal likened the city to a "gas chamber". one Twitter user responded. Serving since March 2000 (for 20 years, 247 days), Odisha's Naveen Patnaik has the longest incumbency. In February 2020, the Aam Aadmi Party was again voted in and Arvind Kejriwal was sworn in for third term as Chief Minister, and since served as Delhi's Chief Minister. If you want to contact with the current Chief Minister of Delhi Mr. Arvind Kejriwal and you are searching for Arvind Kejriwal’s personal mobile number, Email Id, Office Telephone Number, Office Address and other resources for contact him, then you will at right place. .css-8h1dth-Link{font-family:ReithSans,Helvetica,Arial,freesans,sans-serif;font-weight:700;-webkit-text-decoration:none;text-decoration:none;color:#FFFFFF;}.css-8h1dth-Link:hover,.css-8h1dth-Link:focus{-webkit-text-decoration:underline;text-decoration:underline;}Read about our approach to external linking. On Sunday young people in Delhi came out to protest and demand action. Ltd. Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox? Chief Minister of Delhi (1998) After a tenure in national level politics, she resigned from the Union Cabinet in October 1998 to take over as the first female Chief Minister of Delhi. Given that the person has the confidence of the assembly, the chief minister's term is for five years and is subject to no term limits. Schools in Delhi have been ordered to close until Tuesday, and construction has been halted. Swaraj resigned from the position in December the same year. Hyundai Grand i10 NIOS Secures Two-Star Rating At Global NCAP Crash Tests: Watch The Video Here! The initiative is aimed at getting more vehicles off the road in an effort to curb air pollution. She said she wanted long-term and sustainable anti-pollution measures put in place. The President of India, on the advice of the lieutenant governor, appoints the chief minister, whose council of ministers are collectively responsible to the assembly. Of the thirty incumbents, one is a woman—Mamata Banerjee in West Bengal.

India will be a global manufacturing powerhouse soon, says PM Modi. The Chief Minister of Delhi is the head of government of Delhi. 1979) is the youngest. Since 1952 Delhi has had seven chief ministers, starting with the Indian National Congress party's Chaudhary Brahm Prakash. Mexico ambush: Mormon families waiting for justice a year on from massacre, Coronavirus: US hospital admissions reach record high as cases surge, Nóra Quoirin death: Mother heard voice in chalet, inquest told, Blackpink: Why a K-pop girl band's panda cuddle has angered Chinese, Several wounded in Remembrance Day bomb attack at Saudi cemetery, Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmakers resign after China ruling, Russian Covid vaccine shows encouraging results, How a food crisis led to Delhi’s foul smog, Five million masks were handed out in schools. He is the Education Minister of Delhi as well as Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi … A 49-day stint in office by the Aam Aadmi Party's Arvind Kejriwal and a year under President's rule followed. "Five IIT Delhi alums will receive the 'Distinguished Alumni Award' and one alumnus will receive the 'Distinguished Alumni Service Award'," Rao added. Director's Gold Medal is awarded to a graduating UG student for his or her achievements in academics as well as extra-curricular activities," he said. I think we are heading towards Delhi recording the most polluted day in the history of world!! The Institute Silver Medal is awarded to a graduating UG student securing highest CGPA in respective programme. Arnab out of jail, hours after SC grants interim bail, Weird Early Pregnancy Symptoms You Might Not Be Knowing, India in Australia: Virat Kohli-led Indian team departs for Aus, SSC CGL Tier 2 Admit Card 2020 Released, Check Region-wise Direct Links, PSB Officials Wage Hike Decided; One Rank, One Pension To Be Adopted.