Anil Baijal was appointed as the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi in December 2016. The post fell vacant last week after the abrupt resignation of Najeeb Jung.
In his address in the assembly, he also said, Delhi has cheapest electricity rates and due to which 91.4% of households availed benefit of power subsidy in 2020-21.
Patel, who served as the home minister of Gujarat when Narendra Modi was the chief minister, took charge as Lakshadweep administrator in December 2020.
Delhi Environment Minister Gopal Rai accused the BJP of playing politics on the festival and said the Delhi L-G has banned Chhath Puja celebrations on the Yamuna banks, not Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal.
Alleging a scam involving crores by the Delhi Transport Corporation, BJP Rohini MLA Vijender Gupta had approached the L-G for an inquiry committee to be set up. L-G Anil Baijal had then referred the case to the Home Ministry.
Deputy CM of Delhi, Sisodia said he has also written a letter to Union Home Minister Amit Shah about the oxygen crisis in the national capital during the second wave of coronavirus and urged him to direct the LG to approve the formation of the committee.
Union Health Minister DR. Harsh Vardhan said "Second wave of COVID-19 is still not over. Cases have definitely gone down sharply in Delhi but our experience of 1.5 years tells us that we shouldn't relax under any circumstance.
The AAP dispensation has again sent the file on its doorstep delivery of ration scheme to Lt Governor Anil Baijal, according to a statement from the Chief Minister's Office on Thursday
The Ministry of Home Affairs on Tuesday in its latest notification informed that Delhi's Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal will now be the 'government' in the Union Territory as the Centre has notified the new amendment in the Government of National Capital Territory (GNCT) of Delhi (Amendment) Act, 2021.
The Centre has notified the Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi (Amendment) Act, 2021. The act gives primacy to the Lieutenant Governor over the government in the city.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said that the city government will provide Covid-19 vaccine to all Delhiites for free.
Delhi Covid-19: Arvind Kejriwal had on Tuesday evening said that there will be chaos in Delhi if oxygen stocks are not replenished.
Delhiites extended their support to the government's decision of movement of public buses with full seating capacity amid COVID-19 pandemic.
Lt Governor of Delhi, Anil Baijal visited Sardar Patel COVID Care Centre at Radha Soami Satsang Beas in Chattarpur on July 05.
Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal inaugurated the 10,000-bed Sardar Patel COVID care centre at the Radha Soami Satsang Beas on Sunday
The Anil Baijal-led Delhi Disaster Management Authority on Thursday agreed to reverse his order that mandated all Covid-19 patients visit state-run Covid facilities for an evaluation.
Union Home Minister Amit Shah requesting him to withdraw Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal's order of COVID-19 patients' check up at quarantine centres.
CM Kejriwal oppose LG Anil Baijal's decision of 5-day compulsory institutional quarantine for COVID-19 patients. He said this will make people evade testing which will further increase the spread of infection.