AAP govt and Delhi education: A look at the hits, misses and future plans

Education is one sector in which the AAP government is trying to make a mark. So much so that education was the main theme at this year’s Delhi tableau at the Republic Day parade. The government highlighted its model schools and the mega parent-teacher meetings (PTMs). Hindustan Times takes stock of the AAP government’s hits and misses during its two year stint in the field of education and analyses its election promises. New schools Unable to find land to build 500 “new” schools it promised two years ago, the Delhi…

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AAP govt brought revolution in education and health sectors: Kejriwal

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday said the work his government has done in the field of health and education in the last two years has been “revolutionary” and suggested that the Centre and other states could adopt them as a model of progress. At the state Republic Day function at Chhatrasal Stadium here on Wednesday, Kejriwal, in his speech, highlighted the AAP’s “good governance” in the Capital. “When our government was formed in Delhi, we focused on education, health and brought revolution in these two sectors. In the…

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AAP Legislator Kartar Singh Allegedly Hid Assets Worth 130 Crores

  HIGHLIGHTS AAP lawmaker raided by tax officials last month Documents suggest he used shell firms to buy properties: tax officers Assets worth 130 crores including farmhouses: tax officers NEW DELHI: An Aam Aadmi Party lawmaker in Delhi reportedly holds 130 crores of assets that he cannot account for, according to tax officials. Kartar Singh, 54, is a property dealer who represents the Mehrauli constituency of South Delhi. Last month, his homes and offices were raided by income tax officials, who allege that they uncovered documents that prove the Aam Aadmi…

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All Because Of AAP, Gloats Arvind Kejriwal As Anandiben Patel Quits

  HIGHLIGHTS Am turning 75 soon, would like to be relieved of duties: Anandiben She was hand-picked by PM Modi as his replacement in 2014 Accused of mismanaging anger and protests of Dalits and Patils NEW DELHI: After being accused of mismanaging two major uprisings in Gujarat, Anandiben Patel has on Facebook said she would like to quit. The BJP has accepted her offer and is expected to announce her replacement tomorrow, most likely Nitinbhai Patel, currently the state’s Health Minister. Gujarat votes soon for its next government and local BJP…

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