The Union Home Ministry Tuesday notified the amended Government of the National Capital Territory of Delhi Act, 2021.
With the new rules in force, the government in Delhi would mean ‘Lieutenant Governor’. The elected government will need to take prior permission from the LG to run the city-state.
The new act was passed by the parliament in March.
Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi government was facing criticism from all corners for the massive mishandling of the Covid-19 situation in the national capital.
The Delhi High Court had asked the Arvind Kejriwal government to set its house in order.
More than 1400 people lost their lives in Delhi to Covid-19 related problems.
The Delhi government had not set up any Oxygen plants even after getting funds from the centre.