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Manish Sisodia said : “We have plenty of data, but the important thing is to understand it. Its method of analysis, maintenance, and processing should be such that it helps us to meet future needs,” External link

timesofindia Monday, September 21, 2020 4:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “If we estimate how many children are there in the first class today and how many seats of class XII will be required after 12 years, then we will be able to plan the infrastructure needs accordingly. Planning department officials need a deeper understanding of this,” External link

timesofindia Monday, September 21, 2020 4:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Our planning department has such a competent team that can provide clean data as per our requirement within two hours. Our Planning Department has to become an expert of data. It is your responsibility to provide clean data to all the departments of the government as per their needs on an immediate basis,” External link

timesofindia Monday, September 21, 2020 4:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “We often hear about policy failure. The reason for this is that while making policies, the officials do not know about its total number of beneficiaries. Advanced data analysis helps in giving clarity on these things. A deeper understanding of the data will lead to better planning,” External link

timesofindia Monday, September 21, 2020 4:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "I appreciate the HCL Foundation for stepping up to help strengthen the state's response to the corona pandemic. It is a crucial step towards helping the underprivileged get access to early screening and treatment facilities, ultimately leading to curbing the number of COVID-19 positive patients," External link

business-standard Saturday, September 19, 2020 7:45:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The Delhi government has provided enough funds to these colleges for paying the salaries but in their initial observation report, the auditors have found that those funds are being directed elsewhere rather than paying the salaries to the teachers,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, September 17, 2020 7:17:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Few teachers came to meet me and shared their concerns about salary payment. They shared that there is a need of proper audit of the college funds and suspected that funds are diverted towards non-salary expenses,” “We wanted to get at the bottom of this, as there could be a case of fund misappropriation. Therefore, the Delhi government started a special audit of these colleges,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, September 17, 2020 7:17:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The salary grant paid to the college was Rs 10.92 crores in the year 2014-15 and last year the government paid Rs 27.9 crores. Within five years, their salary grants have almost tripled. Even after receiving so much amount, they are not paying salaries to their teachers,” “The closing balance of Bhagini Nivedita college shows that currently they have around Rs 2.5 crore as fixed deposits in their accounts. It is surprising that they are claiming lack of funds and at the same time, not cooperating with the auditors also,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, September 17, 2020 7:17:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “These people are playing with the lives of their own staff members. They are only focused on blaming Delhi government. Under the pattern of assistance, it is clearly mentioned that provisioning of grant will be made only on net deficit basis,” “In reality, these colleges are having surplus amount and yet they are not paying the due salaries of their hardworking teachers. This is criminal and wouldn’t be tolerated,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, September 17, 2020 7:17:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The Delhi government has provided enough funds to these colleges for paying salaries but in their initial observation report, the auditors have found that those funds are being directed elsewhere rather than paying salaries to teachers. Projected salaries for this academic year is ₹300 crore and the Delhi government has provided sufficient funds to the colleges,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, September 16, 2020 10:07:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “They are only focused on blaming the Delhi government. Under the pattern of assistance, it is clearly mentioned that provisioning of grant will be made only on net deficit basis. In reality, these colleges are having surplus amount and yet they are not paying due salaries to the teachers. This is criminal and will not be tolerated,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, September 16, 2020 10:07:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The salary grant paid by the Delhi government to Keshav Mahavidyalaya was ₹10.92 crore in the year 2014-15, and last year, the government paid ₹27.9 crore. The salary grant paid to Bhagini Nivedita College in the year 2014-15 was around ₹8.4 crore and last year it was increased to ₹18 crore. It is surprising that they are claiming lack of funds and at the same time, not cooperating with the auditors also,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, September 16, 2020 10:07:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote : “Right now there is no fever or any other complication. I am completely fine. By your good wishes and blessing, I will soon return to work,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, September 16, 2020 7:35:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote : “I have kept myself in isolation. Right now there is no fever or any other problem, I am completely fine. Soon after getting all your blessings, I will return to work” External link

news-yahoo-in Tuesday, September 15, 2020 6:05:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Had got my COVID-19 test done after I had a mild fever. The report has come positive. I have gone into self-isolation. As of now, I have no fever or any other issue. I am fine. By your blessings, I will recover fully and return to work soon," External link

news-yahoo-in Tuesday, September 15, 2020 6:51:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Had got my COVID-19 test done after I had a mild fever. The report has come positive. I have gone into self-isolation. As of now, I have no fever or any other issue. I am fine. By your blessings, I will recover fully and return to work soon," External link

newindianexpress Monday, September 14, 2020 9:18:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "I have kept myself in isolation. Right now there is no fever or any other problem, I am completely fine. Soon after getting all your blessings, I will return to work," External link

news-yahoo-in Monday, September 14, 2020 7:44:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote : “Right now there is no fever or any other complication. I am completely fine. By your good wishes and blessing, I will soon return to work,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, September 14, 2020 5:51:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Delhi government is of the opinion that we should learn to live with corona. While the activities have to begin during the unlock phase, everyone has to take precautions to fight the pandemic,” External link

HindustanTimes Friday, September 11, 2020 8:16:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Today morning, a few parents of students from the Sanskriti School in Chanakyapuri came to meet me. They informed that the school had hiked its fees by 83 per cent in the last few months. After looking at the documents, the Chief Minister has directed that the permission given to the school to hike fees be revoked. This permission was granted earlier after a few things were overlooked," External link

business-standard Friday, September 11, 2020 5:00:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote : “I have observed that permissions for such a steep fee hike have been granted without approvals of Minister-in-charge, especially when no such permissions have been granted to other schools on account of available surpluses,” External link

expressindia Thursday, September 10, 2020 11:40:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : "The fee hike permitted to the school is being revoked. It was found that certain facts were ignored while granting the permission," External link

timesofindia Thursday, September 10, 2020 5:10:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Due to the Covid-19 epidemic and lockdown, artisans who could not manage to get stalls at Delhi Haat and other places because of high rentals will be provided slots at an economical rate. Under the regular course, anyone wanting to set up a stall would have to spend thousands or at times even a few lakhs, but now the same would be available only for ₹500-600 a month,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, September 9, 2020 7:30:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “DTTDC is of the view this at this point, it is necessary to retain those vendors/operators who have been associated with it for a long time by giving relaxations to them,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, September 9, 2020 7:30:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Delhi ranks 2nd best in country in literacy rate. Congrats #TeamEducation Delhi. We will keep striving to reach 100%. Reducing stress should be highest priority. A suicide every hour is unacceptable! Initiatives like @HappinessDelhi are need of the hour & must b adopted widely,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, September 8, 2020 7:28:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “This needs our attention. Even after completing 20 years of education, if our students are not employable then where does the fault lies? It is inappropriate to treat vocational degree differently from an undergraduate degree in any other subject. These courses should be given equal importance, then only we will be able to reap their benefits,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, September 8, 2020 6:36:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "This needs our attention. Even after completing 20 years of education, if our students are not employable then where does the fault lies? It is inappropriate to treat vocational degree differently from an undergraduate degree in any other subject. These courses should be given equal importance, then only we will be able to reap their benefits," External link

irishsun Monday, September 7, 2020 11:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “This policy talks about spending 6 percent of GDP on education. This was said in a similar1968 policy as well, but never implemented. Thus, a law should be made so that successive governments are bound by it and necessary resources needed for effective implementation of the policy can be guaranteed,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, September 7, 2020 11:22:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The new national education policy lacks the action plan to implement it. The implementation of this policy should be carefully planned so that it is not limited to just a wonderful idea. It is necessary to put national education policy into practice rather than restricting it to only wishful thinking,” External link

india Monday, September 7, 2020 7:59:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : "In the last few years, you all have played an important role in shaping our students. During these COVID-19 times, your role has become even more crucial because our students are confined to their rooms. This is hampering the physical growth of all the students," External link

business-standard Monday, August 31, 2020 3:45:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “In the last few years, you all have played an important role in shaping our students. During these COVID-19 times, your role has become even more crucial because our students are confined to their rooms. This is hampering the physical growth of all the students,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, August 31, 2020 1:38:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The Centre has closed its eyes to the Covid-19 ground reality. Why is it forcing 28 lakh students to sit for the exams? They are saying they will make all the necessary arrangements. But despite the arrangements till now, so many people have tested positive,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, August 30, 2020 2:25:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia written : “Our students are our future. They are being told that all arrangements are being made to ensure their safety from the coronavirus at the centres. These claims sound good, but we have thousands of examples where people have been infected despite taking several precautions,” External link

thehindu Saturday, August 29, 2020 10:15:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “They (Centre) are saying protocols will be followed. By following the same protocols, that the Centre wants 28 lakh students to follow, lakhs of Indians have tested positive for COVID-19,” External link

financialexpress Saturday, August 29, 2020 9:02:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The Centre is shirking responsibility. In case of Delhi, as it is not a full state, it therefore doesn’t have the right to take a loan,” External link

business-standard Friday, August 28, 2020 2:52:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The central government should take a loan on our behalf as we also need to pay salaries to our doctors, teachers, engineers and other employees,” External link

expressindia Friday, August 28, 2020 2:19:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Today when the revenue has started decreasing, they started asking A-G that whether they are liable to give this amount to States or not,” External link

Hindu Friday, August 28, 2020 12:04:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Today when the revenue has started decreasing, they started asking A-G that whether they are liable to give this amount to States or not,” External link

thehindu Thursday, August 27, 2020 10:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “When GST was rolled out, states were promised that we would be given compensation for the next 5 years with 14% of growth. But today, the Central government refused to pay to the states saying as per the law, due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation they are not liable to pay anything,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 27, 2020 10:11:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "The Centre had promised that it will pay GST compensation to states at the rate of 14 percent for five years in case of revenue shortfall. But, today at the GST Council meeting, the Centre refused it, saying there was no provision for compensation in situations like a pandemic," External link

business-standard Thursday, August 27, 2020 9:48:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The Centre had promised that it will pay GST compensation to states at the rate of 14 percent for five years in case of revenue shortfall. But, today at the GST Council meeting, the Centre refused it, saying there was no provision in law for compensation in situations like a pandemic,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 27, 2020 9:16:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia asked : "How can we take the risk of sending 28 lakh students to exam centres and be assured that they will not be infected," External link

news18 Thursday, August 27, 2020 7:09:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia asked : "How can we take the risk of sending 28 lakh students to exam centres and be assured that they will not be infected," External link

timesofindia Thursday, August 27, 2020 12:55:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia asked : “So many top leaders have got infected with COVID-19 despite taking all precautions. So, how can we take the risk of sending 28 lakh students to exam centre and be assured that they will not be infected,” External link

india Wednesday, August 26, 2020 10:48:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “They (Centre) are saying protocols will be followed. Following the same protocols that the Centre wants 28 lakh students to follow, lakhs of Indians have tested positive,” External link

india Wednesday, August 26, 2020 10:48:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “I appeal to the government not to be adamant on admission only through these exams. We are not at all saying that the year be declared as a zero academic year. We are not in favour of admitting students just like that as we will need quality doctors and engineers but banking upon only a three-hour exam and expecting it to work like a magic wand in identifying talent, is a very conservative thought,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, August 26, 2020 8:45:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “I appeal to the government not to be adamant on admission only through these exams. We are not at all saying that the year be declared as a zero academic year. We are not in favour of admitting students just like that as we will need quality doctors and engineers but banking upon only a three-hour exam and expecting it to work like a magic wand in identifying talent, is a very conservative thought,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 26, 2020 8:01:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia asked : "How can we take the risk of sending 28 lakh students to exam centres and be assured that they will not be infected," External link

economictimes Wednesday, August 26, 2020 7:58:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia asked : "How can we take the risk of sending 28 lakh students to exam centres and be assured that they will not be infected," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, August 26, 2020 7:33:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia asked : “So many top leaders have got infected with COVID-19 despite taking all precautions. So, how can we take the risk of sending 28 lakh students to exam centre and be assured that they will not be infected,” External link

india Wednesday, August 26, 2020 7:30:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “They (Centre) are saying protocols will be followed. Following the same protocols that the Centre wants 28 lakh students to follow, lakhs of Indians have tested positive,” External link

india Wednesday, August 26, 2020 7:30:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “I think the Central Government should postpone the NEET and JEE exams or they should find an alternative way of conducting the exams. Examination system across the world is evolving, there are 1000 alternate ways to conduct exams,” External link

news-yahoo-in Wednesday, August 26, 2020 3:19:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “They (Centre) are saying protocols will be followed. Following the same protocols that the Centre wants 28 lakh students to follow, lakhs of Indians have tested positive,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 26, 2020 1:42:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : "They (Centre) are saying protocols will be followed. Following the same protocols that the Centre wants 28 lakh students to follow, lakhs of Indians have tested positive," External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, August 26, 2020 1:31:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia asked : "So many top leaders have got infected with COVID-19 despite taking all precautions. So, how can we take the risk of sending 28 lakh students to exam centre and be assured that they will not be infected," External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, August 26, 2020 1:31:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “They (Centre) are saying protocols will be followed. Following the same protocols that the Centre wants 28 lakh students to follow, lakhs of Indians have tested positive,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, August 26, 2020 1:09:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : "They (Centre) are saying protocols will be followed. Following the same protocols that the Centre wants 28 lakh students to follow, lakhs of Indians have tested positive," External link

business-standard Wednesday, August 26, 2020 1:07:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia asked : "So many top leaders have got infected with COVID-19 despite taking all precautions. So, how can we take the risk of sending 28 lakh students to exam centre and be assured that they will not be infected," External link

business-standard Wednesday, August 26, 2020 1:07:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “They (Centre) are saying protocols will be followed. Following the same protocols that the Centre wants 28 lakh students to follow, lakhs of Indians have tested positive,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 26, 2020 12:08:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “They (Centre) are saying protocols will be followed. Following the same protocols that the Centre wants 28 lakh students to follow, lakhs of Indians have tested positive,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 26, 2020 11:32:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “They (Centre) are saying protocols will be followed. Following the same protocols that the Centre wants 28 lakh students to follow, lakhs of Indians have tested positive,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, August 26, 2020 11:15:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia asked : “So many top leaders have got infected with COVID-19 despite taking all precautions. So, how can we take the risk of sending 28 lakh students to exam centre and be assured that they will not be infected,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, August 26, 2020 11:15:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “At its heart, the happiness curriculum is designed to ensure that the well-being of students and their teachers is front and center in learning and thriving. Happiness Curriculum is envisaged to create a model of improving happiness and well-being through the school education system, which can be then be replicated across different systems, nationally and internationally,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 20, 2020 7:34:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “It says that it would make boards easy. Is that really what is required? What we need is to do away with the system of rote learning and encourage constant evaluation of children to ensure they have a grasp on concepts” External link

economictimes Tuesday, August 18, 2020 8:14:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia suggested : "If four children of your school are physically weak, then ask a nearby milkman to provide milk for them so that they can get proper nutrition. If online education of 10 children is interrupted due to lack of mobile, then think of making arrangements with public assistance," External link

timesofindia Monday, August 17, 2020 1:12:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "SMC has a big contribution in achieving 98% result in Delhi government schools . In 2015, the principal used to say that for every job one has to depend on the government. But now, we have given full authority to our principals to take calls," External link

timesofindia Monday, August 17, 2020 1:12:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "It is our endeavour that SMC takes up the entire responsibility of the school so that the government can limit its role in stating policy and providing buildings and other resources," External link

timesofindia Monday, August 17, 2020 1:12:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “When it comes to the school operations, you should play the role of a parent. We should dream and also take the responsibility to fulfil those dreams,” “The SMCs have a big contribution in achieving a 98-per cent result in Delhi’s government schools. In 2015, when I used to go to the schools, the principals used to say that for every job, one had to depend on the government. Whether it was about a shortage of teachers or maintenance of the school premises, every file used to rotate among government officials. But we gave full authority to our principals to take all such decisions,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, August 17, 2020 7:02:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Every year, around 2.5 lakh students graduate from schools. Our responsibility is to ensure that every student gets admitted to college. For this, both our departments need to work closely together. Earlier, only 90,000 students graduating from schools could get into colleges. But with the efforts we made over the past few years, 1.3 lakh children are now being admitted to colleges. We are hopeful that, soon, we will bridge the gap with the inauguration of the skills and sports university,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 13, 2020 8:51:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “We have seen seamless coordination between the DoE and the higher education department and we expect the same in the future as well. The director of higher education should be aware of the number of children in the first grade today so that accordingly, (s)he can plan for 12 years hence -- how many seats will be needed in higher education,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 13, 2020 8:51:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “The new National Education Policy (NEP) has talked about giving a push to vocational education but how can we have results when our system does not respect those with skill education. Students with vocational subjects or skill based subjects in class 12 face a disadvantage in admissions in universities like DU,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, August 12, 2020 5:23:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Students are facing huge losses due to the ongoing pandemic. The kind of exposure and growth a child gets while coming to school cannot be compensated through an online medium. Our motive is to reduce the quantum of the loss which students are facing. Therefore, online and semi-online education is the need of the hour,” “I understand that this situation is not adequate for children’s development but our motive right now is to keep the learning process moving. If the parents and teachers along with the 16 lakhs students of Delhi will start praying, we are sure soon we will be able to re-open our schools,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, August 12, 2020 7:32:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “Our education system has always been a slave of our evaluation system, and it will continue to be so. The plan to make board exams easy is not going to address the root cause of the problem which is the focus on rote learning. The emphasis will still be on year-end exams, the need is to do away with the concept of evaluating students at the end of the session, be it easy or difficult,” External link

expressindia Tuesday, August 11, 2020 7:20:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : "Our education system has always been a slave of our evaluation system, and it will continue to be so. The plan to make board exams easy is not going to address the root cause of the problem which is the focus on rote learning. The emphasis will still be on year-end exams, the need is to do away with the concept of evaluating students at the end of the session, be it easy or difficult," External link

business-standard Tuesday, August 11, 2020 2:37:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : "Our education system has always been a slave of our evaluation system, and it will continue to be so. The plan to make board exams easy is not going to address the root cause of the problem which is the focus on rote learning. The emphasis will still be on year-end exams, the need is to do away with the concept of evaluating students at the end of the session, be it easy or difficult," External link

news18 Tuesday, August 11, 2020 1:21:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "The policy is bringing wishful thinking that six per cent of GDP should be implemented. If we do not have a plan to implement what has been proposed, then words are just words. I have raised multiple times that there should be a law mandating the states as well as the central government about a fixed GDP percentage allocation for education, but even the policy fails to address to that," External link

news18 Tuesday, August 11, 2020 1:21:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “Our education system has always been a slave of our evaluation system, and it will continue to be so. The plan to make board exams easy is not going to address the root cause of the problem which is the focus on rote learning. The emphasis will still be on year-end exams, the need is to do away with the concept of evaluating students at the end of the session, be it easy or difficult,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, August 11, 2020 12:18:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The policy is bringing wishful thinking that six per cent of GDP should be implemented. If we do not have a plan to implement what has been proposed, then words are just words. I have raised multiple times that there should be a law mandating the states as well as the central government about a fixed GDP percentage allocation for education, but even the policy fails to address to that,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, August 11, 2020 12:18:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “If for some reason, the municipal corporation is unable to perform their primary duty, steps are to be taken by the urban development department for taking over the schools by the directorate of education, Delhi government. Instead of paying huge grants to the municipal corporation, which divert the funds provided by the Delhi government for other purposes, it would be appropriate in the interest of students and teachers that the schools are taken over and run directly by the DoE,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, August 10, 2020 9:55:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “We are conducting full fledged teaching learning either online or through phones and teachers have been instructed to ensure personal involvement with each student. So far, there are maximum 15 per cent students who are not traceable and are not in contact with their schools and hence not attending the classes,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, August 10, 2020 7:29:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “We are conducting full-fledged teaching-learning either online or through phones and teachers have been instructed to ensure personal involvement with each student. So far, there are maximum 15 per cent students who are not traceable and are not in contact with their schools and hence not attending the classes,” External link

expressindia Monday, August 10, 2020 6:22:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : "We are conducting full fledged teaching learning either online or through phones and teachers have been instructed to ensure personal involvement with each student. So far, there are maximum 15 per cent students who are not traceable and are not in contact with their schools and hence not attending the classes," External link

outlookindia Monday, August 10, 2020 4:39:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “We are conducting full fledged teaching learning either online or through phones and teachers have been instructed to ensure personal involvement with each student. So far, there are maximum 15 per cent students who are not traceable and are not in contact with their schools and hence not attending the classes,” External link

financialexpress Monday, August 10, 2020 2:01:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : "We are conducting full-fledged teaching, learning either online or through phones and teachers have been instructed to ensure personal involvement with each student. So far, there are maximum 15 per cent students who are not traceable and are not in contact with their schools and hence not attending the classes," External link

news18 Monday, August 10, 2020 1:09:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “We have recently set up two committees for working on the proposed board as well as curriculum reforms. An ideal situation would be that we make it operational by next year. Initially, around 40 schools will be affiliated to the board, which could be either government or private,” External link

expressindia Sunday, August 9, 2020 3:10:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “We have recently set up two committees for working on the proposed board as well as curriculum reforms. An ideal situation would be that we make it operational by next year. Initially, around 40 schools will be affiliated to the board, which could be either government or private,” External link

financialexpress Sunday, August 9, 2020 2:31:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “We have recently set up two committees for working on the proposed board as well as curriculum reforms. An ideal situation would be that we make it operational by next year. Initially, around 40 schools will be affiliated to the board, which could be either government or private,” External link

india Sunday, August 9, 2020 1:33:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “We have recently set up two committees for working on the proposed board as well as curriculum reforms. An ideal situation would be that we make it operational by next year. Initially, around 40 schools will be affiliated to the board, which could be either government or private,” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, August 9, 2020 11:47:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “I don’t think there is a problem with antigen tests. The false reading rate for antigen is almost same as that of-PCR which is around 30 per cent,” External link

financialexpress Saturday, August 8, 2020 5:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “It is not that PCR does not have false negative. Antigen test has its merits.- PCR test results come in two days and by then already many people are infected from the individual concerned. However, antigen test has immediate results which is effective in controlling its further spread,” External link

financialexpress Saturday, August 8, 2020 5:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia written : “Due to the closure of weekly markets, five lakh families are sitting at home. Now when they are hopeful that with control over coronavirus in Delhi they will get an opportunity to restart their business, binding them under the decision of closure is unfair to Delhi’s economic situation and hopes of lakhs of people,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 6, 2020 3:16:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic has put a huge strain on government revenues in the national Capital territory (NCT) of Delhi. Therefore, all out efforts need to be made towards revenue augmentation so that the government is able to undertake all necessary works and programmes for the welfare of people of Delhi,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 6, 2020 7:02:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The Delhi government has evaluated 15,000 companies so far but in the future up to 7 lakh companies registered under GST will be evaluated. The Delhi government will take strict action against all the defaulters after the evaluation,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 6, 2020 7:02:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia stated : “The pandemic has put a huge strain on revenue and, therefore, all-out efforts need to be made towards revenue augmentation so that the government is able to undertake necessary works and programmes for the welfare of people,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, August 6, 2020 4:38:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has put a huge strain on government revenues in the NCT of Delhi and therefore all out efforts need to be made towards revenue augmentation so that the government is able to undertake all necessary works and programmes for the welfare of people of Delhi,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 5, 2020 10:28:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia pointed out : "Coronavirus cases are steadily decreasing in Delhi and the situation is under control. Cases, however, are increasing in Uttar Pradesh and Karnataka, but over there hotels and weekly markets are allowed to function," "It is inconceivable why a state that did a better job of bringing the coronavirus outbreak under control is being forced to shut down its economy," External link

news-yahoo-in Monday, August 3, 2020 2:07:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote ( about Chief Minister ) : "I request that you change this decision and instruct the Lieutenant Governor to immediately approve the Chief Minister's proposal," External link

news-yahoo-in Monday, August 3, 2020 2:07:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “We are struggling to pay salaries. It is impossible to think of investing in new projects now, unless we get some financial help from the central government. We had sought ₹5,000 crore from the Centre but we have not got any money till date,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, August 3, 2020 2:11:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote : “It is beyond comprehension what the Centre wishes to achieve by keeping hotels and weekly markets shut in Delhi when they have been allowed to open even in states with high Covid-19 caseload,” External link

news-yahoo-in Sunday, August 2, 2020 7:06:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “I request you to ask the L-G not to stop the proposal. If traders start their businesses, the economy will improve and jobs will be generated,” External link

news-yahoo-in Sunday, August 2, 2020 7:06:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote ( about Chief Minister ) : “I request you to change your decision and direct LG sir to immediately approve the Chief Minister’s proposal. The government will again send a file on this matter to him on Tuesday, please ask LG not to stop it [sic],” External link

Hindu Sunday, August 2, 2020 5:18:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Due to hotels not being open, Delhi’s business and employment is down. Due to weekly markets being shut, five lakh families are sitting at home for the past four months. Now when they are hopeful that coronavirus is under control in Delhi and they will get an opportunity to restart their business, the decision of closure is unfair to Delhi’s economic situation and also to the hopes of lakhs of people,” External link

Hindu Sunday, August 2, 2020 5:18:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia stated : "We know that the pandemic has battered the economy. Delhi is being subjected to a policy of double standards when the Centre is unfolding the process of unlock in the country and is trying to bring the economy slowly back on track," External link

timesofindia Sunday, August 2, 2020 4:47:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote : “At a time when hotels and weekly markets are open throughout the country — even in states like Uttar Pradesh and Karnataka which are reporting the highest number of Covid-19 cases — what does the central government want to achieve by keeping hotels and weekly markets of Delhi shut is beyond comprehension,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, August 2, 2020 4:47:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Eight per cent of businesses and employment in Delhi are affected due to the closure of hotels. The closure of the weekly markets has left five lakh families without a source of income. Now when they hope that due to the Covid-19 situation coming under control, they will get an opportunity to restart their business, forcing them to keep their businesses closed is injustice to the economy and the hope of lakhs of people,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, August 2, 2020 4:47:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote : “Due to the closure of weekly markets, five lakh families are sitting at home. Now when they are hopeful that with control over coronavirus in Delhi they will get an opportunity to restart their business, binding them under the decision of closure is unfair to Delhi’s economic situation and hopes of lakhs of people,” External link

HindustanTimes Saturday, August 1, 2020 7:54:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote : “I request you to change your decision and direct LG to immediately accept the proposal by the chief minister. Delhi government will again send a file on this matter to him on Tuesday ; I request you to ask LG not to stop it,” External link

HindustanTimes Saturday, August 1, 2020 7:54:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : "It envisages all colleges and universities to be multidisciplinary. Let IIT deal with engineering, IIM with management, AIIMS with medical and FTII with acting. Dilution of such big institutes will not be good for the talent of the country," External link

irishsun Friday, July 31, 2020 6:32:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "It also calls for creating new institutions like national testing agency, the policy states that new regulatory authorities will be created which will be over regulations," External link

irishsun Friday, July 31, 2020 6:32:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “New Education Policy envisages all colleges and universities to be multidisciplinary. Let IIT deal with engineering, IIM with management, AIIMS with medical and FTII with acting. Dilution of such big institutes will not be good for talent of country,” External link

news-yahoo-in Friday, July 31, 2020 2:58:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “For the first time, early childhood education has been brought in the mainframe and there are talks about serving breakfast along with lunch under the mid-day meal scheme. Instruction during foundation years in mother tongue is also a positive step,” External link

Hindu Friday, July 31, 2020 1:00:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The policy says that board examinations will be made easier and conducted twice a year. Board examinations do not need to be made tougher or easier but it needs to do away with rote learning and move to a continuous assessment model instead” External link

Hindu Friday, July 31, 2020 1:00:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The policy recommends a highly-regulated and poorly-funded education model,” External link

expressindia Thursday, July 30, 2020 8:24:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The nation was waiting for a new education policy for 34 years. It is here now. It is a forward-looking document, which accepts the flaws of today’s education system but has two issues with it — it was unable to break free of the pressures of education’s old traditions and does not say how the reforms that it speaks of will be achieved. The policy is either silent or confused on these issues,” External link

expressindia Thursday, July 30, 2020 8:24:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The nation was waiting for a new education policy for 34 years. It is here now. It is a forward-looking document, which accepts the flaws of today’s education system but has two issues with it -- it was unable to break free of the pressures of education’s old traditions and does not say how the reforms that it speaks of will be achieved. The policy is either silent or confused on these issues,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 30, 2020 5:37:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “There was a time when access to education was based on religion and caste and later on financial status. It created a divide in the society,” “We bridged that by rebuilding our government schools with world-class facilities. But now, a new divide should not be created among those who have access to digital devices and those who do not. That is why we have adopted a semi-online approach,” External link

expressindia Sunday, July 26, 2020 9:18:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “when the lockdown happened, we started online classes. At that time, everyone thought that online education was only for private school students. But officials of our education department and the teachers adopted innovative techniques to reach out to all children and engage with them” “This was the first time in the country that online education had been imparted in government schools at such a scale,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, July 26, 2020 7:04:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote : “The Delhi government is trying to continue the education of children in some way even in this era of crisis through step-by-step planning. The sudden removal of the Delhi Education Director amid the crisis would greatly harm the efforts of the Delhi government of supporting the education of children during the ongoing COVID-19 crisis,” External link

Hindu Friday, July 24, 2020 10:26:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia added ( about Chief Minister ) : “Please ensure that before ordering the inter-State transfers of any officer, the Chief Ministers of those States are consulted. I hope you will not disappoint me and make a positive decision on the above at the earliest,” External link

Hindu Friday, July 24, 2020 10:26:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia concluded : “Please ensure that before ordering the interstate transfers of any official, chief ministers of those states are consulted. I hope you will not disappoint me and make a positive decision on the above at the earliest,” External link

HindustanTimes Friday, July 24, 2020 10:03:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “We will record the experience of our high-performing teachers in short videos and share them widely so that other teachers and students can also benefit,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, July 21, 2020 9:39:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “This money can be used by schools immediately for removing any shortcoming or requirement at school level without waiting for the government to take action and waste time due to the slow file movement,” External link

Hindu Monday, July 20, 2020 9:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “We empowered our school principals to take decisions at school level. We are now looking at IIM Ahmedabad to further empower our principals,” External link

Hindu Monday, July 20, 2020 9:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “In our first term of the Principal Training Programme, we empowered our school principals to take autonomous decisions at the school-level and made them in charge of School Management Committee (SMC) funds which led to local accountability. I am now looking at IIM Ahmedabad to help us to further empower our principals,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, July 20, 2020 9:16:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Running the school is the responsibility of each school principal who is central to the entire school system. We, as ministers, Education Directors and officers, are just the facilitators,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, July 20, 2020 9:16:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “It is possible there are lapses at the level of some government department or municipal corporation. Instead of blaming each other, we will have to work together” External link

expressindia Monday, July 20, 2020 3:11:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : "The situation is being constantly monitored and we are in touch with our engineers and taking the report," External link

news18 Sunday, July 19, 2020 9:42:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "All agencies including the Public Works Department (PWD), Delhi Jal Board, Delhi Municipal Corporation and flood department are working on a flood plan. They are in the process of implementation. Some of our staff was busy with Covid-19, but we are doing the needful," External link

timesofindia Sunday, July 19, 2020 5:53:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “All agencies including the Public Works Department, Delhi Jal Board, Delhi Municipal Corporation and Flood Department are working on a flood plan. They are in the process of implementation. Some of our staff was busy with COVID-19, but we are doing the needful,” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, July 19, 2020 3:50:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “However, people who have purchased EVs face charging issues. This EV charging station will solve that problem. Just like we see petrol pumps everywhere, now soon we will also see EV charging stations all around us,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, July 19, 2020 10:45:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Electric vehicles are the future that will make Delhi pollution-free. In coming days, these stations will be ubiquitous like petrol pumps," External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, July 19, 2020 7:13:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia announced : “In light of the major disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic, Delhi govt has decided to cancel all Delhi state university exams including final exams” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 16, 2020 10:29:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The follow up testing on RT-PCR is only for symptomatic negative persons on rapid tests as per the protocol laid down by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). RAT negative persons are administered the RT-PCR tests only after due clinical classification by the medical officer in charge at the concerned antigen centre,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 16, 2020 3:24:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Pass percentage of 98 in Class 12 is not enough, we have to work together to take education to the next level,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, July 15, 2020 9:46:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia added : “We had started 5 excellence schools; of these, 3 schools have 100% passing percentage and a student each has failed in the remaining two schools,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, July 14, 2020 11:41:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “While the issue of conducting examinations at schools was sorted out, the decision on conducting examinations at university level was more complicated,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, July 12, 2020 3:59:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “It is unfair to conduct examinations for students amid the pandemic , which has already hampered their learning in the absence of regular classes, practicals and lab work. It is also unfair to withhold their degrees now, without which they cannot start their professional journey,” External link

expressindia Sunday, July 12, 2020 12:49:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Exams cannot be conducted due to the fear of the spread of Covid. And awarding degrees to students is very important because they have studied for three or four years; now they want to get their degrees and start working. A lot of people might have even secured jobs and cracked interviews for companies. Let them march ahead in their professional journey and contribute to the economy,” External link

expressindia Sunday, July 12, 2020 12:49:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “All State universities have been asked to promote students based on previous exams or semesters or other evaluations till now. First year, second year and third year or final year exams will not be conducted,” External link

Hindu Saturday, July 11, 2020 9:55:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is going to write to the Prime Minister [Narendra Modi] that the decision taken by the Delhi government for State universities should be replicated for Central government-run universities across the country so that students get some relief,” External link

Hindu Saturday, July 11, 2020 9:55:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Delhi government has decided to cancel all Delhi state university exams including final exams in view of COVID-19. The degree will be awarded based on evaluation parameters decided by the universities,” External link

news-yahoo-in Saturday, July 11, 2020 1:24:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Delhi govt has decided to cancel all Delhi state university exams including final exams in view of #COVID19. The degree will be awarded based on evaluation parameters decided by the universities," External link

dnaindia Saturday, July 11, 2020 1:07:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia stated : “For schools in Delhi, we had decided not to conduct examinations for classes 9th and 11th and promote them based on other evaluation parameters,” “We requested the Central government to follow the same pattern for the CBSE board exams in the national capital and it is finally happening,” External link

HindustanTimes Saturday, July 11, 2020 11:40:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Extraordinary times like these call for extraordinary measures,” External link

HindustanTimes Saturday, July 11, 2020 11:40:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The Delhi Government has always been a votary of syllabus reduction and I have said so on several occasions as a large syllabus does not mean more learning. I support the CBSE’s decision to reduce the syllabus for the academic session 2020-21 in the secondary and senior secondary grades but I have reservations and concerns over the manner and content of the syllabus reduction exercise,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 9, 2020 6:53:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “I would like to know why topics like Democratic Rights and Food Security in India has been removed. Chapters on democratic politics, federalism, and secularism have been completely removed,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, July 8, 2020 10:47:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Please instruct all the HoS to call all willing guest and contractual teachers who rendered their services before the summer vacation in May 2020 and continue employing their services in teaching-learning and any other function assigned to the school,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, July 7, 2020 9:06:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Parents need to keep supporting the government in this initiative so that every child can learn. During this pandemic, a huge number of students and their parents have shown great interest in online learning. This has raised the confidence of the teachers who are working hard to reach out to every child,” External link

Hindu Monday, July 6, 2020 9:37:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “All teachers, including our regular teachers, guest teachers and contract teachers will be engaged,” External link

expressindia Friday, July 3, 2020 6:34:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The core of our approach is outreach and connection between teachers and their students. Our teachers will reach out to their students through WhatsApp or regular phone call. Give them light assignments and take regular feedback. In the process, they will also find out the well being of children,” External link

Hindu Thursday, July 2, 2020 9:51:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The digital divide should not come in the way of children’s access to learning opportunities. We have formulated a plan wherein the focus will be on learning with a human feel. This si to ensure that students and teachers stay connected directly,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 2, 2020 8:53:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “We have learnt that around 10-20% students do not have access to WhatsApp. For such students, parents can come to the school on a designated day and collect the learning material and worksheets for their wards. Teachers can offer guidance to these students over phone,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 2, 2020 8:53:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “A plan of action in this regard has been worked out for students through a combination of strategies using digital devices and support of parents and the School Management Committees. We are following the principle that digital divide should not come in the way of children’s access to learning opportunities,” External link

financialexpress Thursday, July 2, 2020 8:09:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “We have divided the classes into three separate cohorts, keeping the learning requirements of children at a different stages in mind and accordingly we will follow distinct strategies for each of these cohorts. Classes KG to 8 in cohort 1, classes 9 and 10 in cohort 2 and classes 11 and 12 in cohort 3,” External link

financialexpress Thursday, July 2, 2020 8:09:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “All heads of schools have been asked to ensure that class teachers have the updated WhatsApp group of parents and students of their respective section. Teachers will also maintain a list of the number of parents who are not available on WhatsApp,” External link

financialexpress Thursday, July 2, 2020 8:09:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “We are stressing on learning with human feel, as simply conducting online classes doesn’t constitute proper learning. Our attempt is to retain the human feel which generally goes missing in online classes,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:08:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “It is imperative for every teacher to connect with every student,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:08:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote : “These complaints have come from different stakeholders like students, parents, teachers, etc. These allege financial irregularities in tendering processes, hiring of a car for the principal, buying of unnecessary items not needed in an educational institution, etc,” External link

expressindia Thursday, July 2, 2020 8:13:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Reopening schools is not merely a technical work, rather, it is a creative work that would give schools a new and bigger role. Schools will continue to be closed in Delhi till July 31,” External link

india Monday, June 29, 2020 7:53:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Our Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal sought help and support of every agency to battle coronavirus in Delhi. We got tremendous support from the Central government, religious organisations like Radha Swami Satsang, Akshardham Temple trust, Terapanthi, various hotels, banquets halls, private hospitals and NGOs like doctors for you,” External link

financialexpress Monday, June 29, 2020 1:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia added : “The Centre provided us with oxygen cylinders, ITBP doctors and nurses for the Radha Soami Covid centre and guidance from domain experts,” External link

timesofindia Monday, June 29, 2020 9:07:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "The chief minister believes that battle against coronavirus is very big and no individual person or agency can deal with it alone. In this spirit, CM has brought everyone together and his efforts seem to be paying off," External link

newindianexpress Monday, June 29, 2020 12:10:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “In the first week of June, there was a sudden spike in cases. There was a shortage of beds and testing. The CM immediately reserved 40% beds in all big private hospitals for the virus infected in addition to declaring some big hospitals like GTB Hospital as COVID-19 facility,” External link

thehindu Sunday, June 28, 2020 10:07:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “For increasing testing, we sought Central government’s help and they helped us with procuring rapid testing kits. Since then, testing has been increased by four times. Central government also provided us with oxygen cylinders, ITBP doctors and nurses for Radha Swami COVID-19 facility and guidance from domain experts,” External link

thehindu Sunday, June 28, 2020 10:07:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “In the first week of June, there was a sudden spike in cases. There was a shortage of beds and testing. The CM immediately reserved 40% beds in all big private hospitals for the virus infected in addition to declaring some big hospitals like GTB Hospital as COVID-19 facility,” External link

Hindu Sunday, June 28, 2020 9:21:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “For increasing testing, we sought Central government’s help and they helped us with procuring rapid testing kits. Since then, testing has been increased by four times. Central government also provided us with oxygen cylinders, ITBP doctors and nurses for Radha Swami COVID-19 facility and guidance from domain experts,” External link

Hindu Sunday, June 28, 2020 9:21:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "We are hopeful that situation will improve in the coming weeks and will certainly not be as bleak as it looked in the first week of June when domain experts predicted 5.5 lakh cases in Delhi by July 31," External link

dnaindia Sunday, June 28, 2020 7:59:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said ( about Arvind Kejriwal ) : "CM Arvind Kejriwal believes that battle against COVID-19 is very big and no individual person or agency can deal with it alone. In this spirit, CM has brought everyone together and his efforts seem to be paying off," "Last week saw things stabilising-recovery rate has increased to 62 per cent, today more patients are recovering in Delhi than those who are falling ill, the number of deaths is coming down, positivity rate is decreasing rapidly," External link

dnaindia Sunday, June 28, 2020 7:59:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “We are hopeful that the situation will improve in the coming weeks and will certainly not be as bleak as it looked in the first week of June when domain experts predicted 5.5 lakh cases in Delhi by 31st July,” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, June 28, 2020 6:49:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “We are hopeful that the situation will improve in the coming weeks and will certainly not be as bleak as it looked in first week of June when domain experts predicted 5.5 lakh cases in Delhi by July 31,” External link

india Sunday, June 28, 2020 6:21:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia added : “In this spirit, the CM has brought everyone together and his efforts seem to be paying off,” External link

india Sunday, June 28, 2020 6:21:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Till June 15, there will be 44,000 COVID-19 cases and we would need 6,600 beds. We would hit one lakh cases and would require 15,000 beds by June 30. There will be around 2.25 lakh cases till July 15 and COVID-19 cases will reach around 5.5 lakh by July 31," External link

outlookindia Sunday, June 28, 2020 2:58:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said ( about Amit Shah ) : "Till June 15, there will be 44,000 COVID-19 cases and we would need 6,600 beds. We would hit one lakh cases and would require 15,000 beds by June 30. There will be around 2.25 lakh cases till July 15 and COVID-19 cases will reach around 5.5 lakh by July 31”. Shah, however, disagreed with the prediction. " External link

news18 Sunday, June 28, 2020 12:41:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Till June 15, there will be 44,000 Covid-19 cases and we would need 6,600 beds. We would hit one lakh cases and would require 15,000 beds by June 30. There will be around 2.25 lakh cases till July 15 and Covid-19 cases will reach around 5.5 lakh by July 31," External link

timesofindia Sunday, June 28, 2020 12:06:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Till June 15, there will be 44,000 COVID-19 cases and we would need 6,600 beds. We would hit one lakh cases and would require 15,000 beds by June 30. There will be around 2.25 lakh cases till July 15 and COVID-19 cases will reach around 5.5 lakh by July 31," External link

newindianexpress Sunday, June 28, 2020 12:03:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Till June 15, there will be 44,000 Covid-19 cases and we would need 6,600 beds. We would hit one lakh cases and would require 15,000 beds by June 30. There will be around 225,000 cases till July 15 and Covid-19 cases will reach around 550,000 by July 31," External link

business-standard Sunday, June 28, 2020 11:12:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “And we aren't tracing contacts here. Instead, we are screening everyone in these areas on a war footing,” External link

news18 Sunday, June 28, 2020 11:05:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “And we aren’t tracing contacts here. Instead, we are screening everyone in these areas on a war footing,” External link

alarabiya-en Sunday, June 28, 2020 7:18:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “And we aren't tracing contacts here. Instead, we are screening everyone in these areas on a war footing,” External link

news-yahoo-in Sunday, June 28, 2020 6:47:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “And we aren't tracing contacts here. Instead, we are screening everyone in these areas on a war footing,” External link

gazette Sunday, June 28, 2020 4:50:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “And we aren't tracing contacts here. Instead, we are screening everyone in these areas on a war footing,” External link

click2houston Sunday, June 28, 2020 3:55:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “And we aren't tracing contacts here. Instead, we are screening everyone in these areas on a war footing,” External link

news-yahoo Saturday, June 27, 2020 7:38:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “And we aren't tracing contacts here. Instead, we are screening everyone in these areas on a war footing,” External link

ABCnews Saturday, June 27, 2020 7:20:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “And we aren’t tracing contacts here. Instead, we are screening everyone in these areas on a war footing,” External link

ChinaPost Saturday, June 27, 2020 7:11:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Reopening schools is not merely a technical work, rather, it is a creative work that would give schools a new and bigger role. Schools will continue to be closed in Delhi till July 31,” External link

india Friday, June 26, 2020 7:30:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Let us design a plan to reopen schools in a way that would prepare our students to adjust to the new circumstances and not fear them. It would help our students to learn to live with corona,” External link

india Friday, June 26, 2020 7:30:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Reopening schools is not merely a technical work, rather, it is a creative work that would give schools a new and bigger role. Schools will continue to be closed in Delhi till July 31," External link

timesofindia Friday, June 26, 2020 5:55:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Reopening schools is not merely a technical work, rather, it is a creative work that would give schools a new and bigger role. Schools will continue to be closed in Delhi till July 31,” External link

india Friday, June 26, 2020 5:51:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia claimed : “Let us style a program to reopen schools in a way that would get ready our pupils to modify to the new circumstances and not worry them. It would assist our college students to find out to live with coronavirus,” External link

haveeru Friday, June 26, 2020 5:39:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Reopening schools is not merely a technical work, rather, it is a creative work that would give schools a new and bigger role. Schools will continue to be closed in Delhi till July 31," External link

outlookindia Friday, June 26, 2020 5:26:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Reopening schools is not merely a technical work, rather, it is a creative work that would give schools a new and bigger role. Schools will continue to be closed in Delhi till July 31,” External link

HindustanTimes Friday, June 26, 2020 5:21:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “We are happy that our demand to reinstate the previous system has been accepted. The method of home isolation has been highly successful in Delhi, where at least 30,000 patients have recovered while being at home” External link

expressindia Friday, June 26, 2020 4:31:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “People were anxious over the rule that required every person who tested Covid positive to be taken to quarantine centre [for assessment of symptoms],” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, June 25, 2020 10:14:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : "It was decided at the SDMA meeting to withdraw the Centre's order regarding the requirement of Covid-care centre visit by corona-positive persons," External link

business-standard Thursday, June 25, 2020 9:35:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "We are happy that our demand to reinstate the previous system has been accepted. People were distressed due to it," External link

business-standard Thursday, June 25, 2020 9:35:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia added : “Now Delhi Government’s medical teams will visit people at their home to assess whether they can stay in home isolation and need to be sent to hospital,” External link

news-yahoo-in Thursday, June 25, 2020 7:35:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said ( about Amit Shah ) : "This is not a fight between Amit Shah and Kejriwal's model," External link

outlookindia Thursday, June 25, 2020 5:24:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "I hope you would agree with me that the board exams, particularly those of Class 12 are a high stake exam for children. Hence, subjecting them to take this exam in such an uncertain and anxiety-prone situation would not be fair to them. It would be extremely difficult to conduct the exam," External link

business-standard Thursday, June 25, 2020 3:23:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "I hope you would agree with me that the board exams, particularly those of Class 12 are a high stake exam for children. Hence, subjecting them to take this exam in such an uncertain and anxiety-prone situation would not be fair to them. It would be extremely difficult to conduct the exam," External link

business-standard Thursday, June 25, 2020 9:13:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "I hope you would agree with me that the board exams, particularly those of Class 12 are a high stake exam for children. Hence, subjecting them to take this exam in such an uncertain and anxiety-prone situation would not be fair to them. It would be extremely difficult to conduct the exam," External link

business-standard Thursday, June 25, 2020 6:09:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Our ambulance system, our medical system is under pressure now. Today, we are having to take patients in buses,” External link

thenews-pk Thursday, June 25, 2020 4:41:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Under the Amit Shah model, Covid-positive persons are required to go to Covid care centres while under the Arvind Kejriwal model, health teams go to their houses,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, June 25, 2020 4:26:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said ( about Amit Shah ) : “These decisions should be taken spontaneously. It is because the LG has not responded, I have written to Amit Shah-ji that his intervention is important as it is creating chaos,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, June 25, 2020 4:26:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Our ambulance system, our medical system is under pressure now. Today, we are having to take patients in buses," External link

khaleejtimes Thursday, June 25, 2020 4:10:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Our ambulance system, our medical system is under pressure now. Today, we are having to take patients in buses,” External link

gulf-times Thursday, June 25, 2020 2:59:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “This is not a fight between Amit Shah and (Chief Minister Arvind) Kejriwal’s model,” External link

gulf-times Thursday, June 25, 2020 2:59:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “It’s not a matter of the Amit Shah model versus Arvind Kejriwal model of fighting Covid-19. It’s about ensuring minimum inconvenience to the public and also that the administrative machinery fighting the pandemic is not overburdened,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, June 25, 2020 2:17:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Delhi is reporting over 3,000 Covid-19 positive cases daily. We have written to the L-G, explaining how his directive is causing chaos. We have urged him to roll back his decision. The district authorities are in the process of arranging buses to adhere to the order and they are overburdened. We have requested the L-G to preside over a meeting of the state disaster management authority at the earliest. However, we have not got any response yet,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, June 25, 2020 2:17:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "I request the Union home minister with folded hands to scrap the new system as people have been facing a lot of problems," External link

news-yahoo-in Thursday, June 25, 2020 1:41:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Yesterday, I had written a letter to the L-G (Lieutenant-Governor Anil Baijal) to change the new policy which is creating a lot of problem... I had told L-G sir to call an SDMA (State Disaster Management Authority) meeting and change the policy. But the L-G did not reply to the letter,” External link

thehindu Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:33:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “There are currently two models on COVID-19 in Delhi. The first model is by Amit Shah ji and the second model is of [Delhi Chief Minister] Arvind Kejriwal ji… I have written to the Home Minister that this is not about your model versus my model. The focus should remain on what model when implemented would ease the problems of the people of Delhi,” External link

thehindu Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:33:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Today Delhi has two coronavirus models - one is the Amit Shah model, which says that anyone testing positive has to go to a quarantine centre. The other one is the Kejriwal model, which says that a team visits the patient’s home to assess the severity of the case,” External link

rt Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:18:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Yesterday, I had written a letter to the L-G (Lieutenant-Governor Anil Baijal) to change the new policy which is creating a lot of problem... I had told L-G sir to call an SDMA (State Disaster Management Authority) meeting and change the policy. But the L-G did not reply to the letter,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, June 24, 2020 11:27:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “There are currently two models on COVID-19 in Delhi. The first model is by Amit Shah ji and the second model is of [Delhi Chief Minister] Arvind Kejriwal ji… I have written to the Home Minister that this is not about your model versus my model. The focus should remain on what model when implemented would ease the problems of the people of Delhi,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, June 24, 2020 11:27:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “I request the Union home minister with folded hands to scrap the new system as people have been facing a lot of problems,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, June 24, 2020 8:48:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "I request the Union home minister with folded hands to scrap the new system as people have been facing a lot of problems," External link

firstpost Wednesday, June 24, 2020 4:33:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "On the one hand, they (district administration) are conducting mass level testing. On the other, they are taking all people who test positive to a COVID care centre for a clinical assessment," External link

firstpost Wednesday, June 24, 2020 4:33:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Our ambulance system, our medical system is under pressure now. Today, we are having to take patients in buses,” External link

thehimalayantimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 3:34:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Our ambulance system, our medical system is under pressure now. Today, we are having to take patients in buses," External link

dhakatribune Wednesday, June 24, 2020 3:03:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Our ambulance system, our medical system is under pressure now. Today, we are having to take patients in buses," External link

khaleejtimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 2:11:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Our ambulance system, our medical system is under pressure now. Today, we are having to take patients in buses,” External link

dailymaverick Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:53:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia claimed : “Nowadays Delhi has two coronavirus designs – just one is the Amit Shah model, which states that any person testing favourable has to go a quarantine centre. The other one particular is the Kejriwal model, which says that a group visits the patient’s household to assess the severity of the circumstance,” External link

haveeru Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:40:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia stated ( about Amit Shah ) : “I have told Amit Shah that this is not ‘your design versus my model’ fight. We have to minimise the inconvenience for people,” External link

haveeru Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:40:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Our ambulance system, our medical system is under pressure now. Today, we are having to take patients in buses," External link

thepeninsulaqatar Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:30:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Our ambulance system, our medical system is under pressure now. Today, we are having to take patients in buses," External link

msn-uk Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:19:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “It’s not a matter of Amit Shah model versus Arvind Kejriwal model of fighting Covid-19. It’s about ensuring minimum inconvenience to the public and also the administrative machinery fighting against the pandemic is not overburdened,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:15:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “It’s not a matter of Amit Shah model versus Arvind Kejriwal model of fighting Covid-19. It’s about ensuring minimum inconvenience to the public and also the administrative machinery fighting against the pandemic is not overburdened.” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:15:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “It’s not a matter of Amit Shah model versus Arvind Kejriwal model of fighting Covid-19. It’s about ensuring minimum inconvenience to the public and also the administrative machinery fighting against the pandemic is not overburdened,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:15:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Delhi is reporting over 3,000 Covid-19 positive cases daily. We have written to the L-G explaining how his directive is causing chaos. We have urged him to roll-back his decision. The district administration authorities are in the process of arranging buses to adhere to the order and they are overburdened. We have requested the L-G to preside over a meeting of the state disaster management authority at the earliest. However, we have not got any response yet,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:15:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Our ambulance system, our medical system is under pressure now. Today, we are having to take patients in buses," External link

yenisafak-en Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:07:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Why should one go to the quarantine centre for checkup? Has he made any mistake? At a time when the government should help him, we are giving him the punishment of standing in long queues,” External link

india Wednesday, June 24, 2020 12:54:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “People have to be taken in buses to Covid care centres for a clinical assessment,” External link

economictimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 11:47:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said ( about Amit Shah ) : “Right from the beginning of our fight, there have been several models introduced in Delhi I request Amit Shah ji to intervene. You had intervened when five-day mandatory institutional quarantine had been introduced in Delhi. Now every person requires to go to a government-run institution. I hope you will intervene and help,” External link

economictimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 11:47:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Yesterday, I had written a letter to LG (Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal) sir to change the new policy according to which, every corona patient has to go to a quarantine centre, which is creating a lot of problem... I had told LG sir to call SDMA (State Disaster Management Authority) meeting and change the policy. But the LG did not reply to the letter and did not call the SDMA's meeting,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, June 24, 2020 11:42:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “I had requested Lt Governor to change the rule under which every Covid-19 patient is required to visit a quarantine centre for assessment. It has been two days, but I haven’t received any reply. This new system has created pressure on administration,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 11:25:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “This is not fight between Amit Shah’s model and Kejriwal’s model. We should implement system in which people don’t face problems,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 11:25:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia asked : “The new system is not suitable for anyone. Under the system that was in practice till recently, patients in home isolation were provided consultation over the phone daily. This system was running smoothly. Is ending this system and calling patients to the Covid centres appropriate?” External link

timesofindia Wednesday, June 24, 2020 4:57:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “People are worried, not because of the disease, but for the trouble they would go through, waiting in queues outside the care centre to get checked,” External link

timesofindia Wednesday, June 24, 2020 4:57:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Coronavirus patients will have to go to the quarantine centres and stand in long queues, which will aggravate their illness and pass it on to others. How will they reach the centres? Ambulances should be kept for taking severe patients to hospitals rather than transporting people with mild symptoms to these centres,” “I am hopeful that the L-G will soon call a meeting of the state disaster management authority to change this decision and resolve the problems of the patient,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 12:35:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “More than 3,000 patients are testing positive for Covid-19 every day and if they are made to stand in queues outside quarantine centres, they run the risk of infecting even more people around them. This (the new rule) has also added to the already overburdened ambulance services. Should the ambulance take critical Covid-19 patients to the hospital or should the ambulance take asymptomatic patients to the quarantine centres for a checkup?” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, June 23, 2020 11:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “I have written to the L-G to implement the earlier system in Delhi, in which, if a person tests positive, then a government medical team visits him, and if he does not have any symptom then he is home quarantined. If he has any symptoms, then he is shifted to a hospital and if his house is not appropriate, then he is moved to a quarantine centre” External link

Hindu Tuesday, June 23, 2020 9:42:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia added : “Every new COVID-19 patient is worried that he will have to stand in the line at a quarantine centre and get examined. Why should he go? How will he go? The government should help him or increase his difficulty,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, June 23, 2020 9:42:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia stated : "According to new policy by the L-G sir, every corona patient will have to now go to quarantine centre and he will be examined. If the person can be home isolated then he will be sent by back home and if he has symptoms then the person will be admitted in quarantine centre," "Because of this, the major problem people face is that, as soon as a person is found COVID positive, he will have to go to quarantine centre, else police or officials we call the person. People are worried that police and officials will take them," External link

thehindu Tuesday, June 23, 2020 5:05:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote : “In a situation like this, how are ambulances to transport so many patients going to be arranged? For the district administrations and the health department already stretched to the limit in carrying out testing, tracking and containment measures, this is a near impossible task,” External link

expressindia Tuesday, June 23, 2020 4:06:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Why should one go to quarantine centre for checkup? Has he made any mistake? At a time when the government should help him, we are giving him punishment of standing in long queues," External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, June 23, 2020 2:58:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "I have written a letter to LG sir to implement the earlier system in Delhi, in which, if a person is tested corona positive, then a government's medical team visits him and if he does not have any symptom then he will be home quarantined, if any symptoms, then shifted to a hospital and if his house is not appropriate, then move him to a quarantine centre," External link

thehindu Tuesday, June 23, 2020 2:02:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "I have written a letter to LG sir to implement the earlier system in Delhi, in which, if a person is tested corona positive, then a government's medical team visits him and if he does not have any symptom then he will be home quarantined, if any symptoms, then shifted to a hospital and if his house is not appropriate, then move him to a quarantine centre," External link

Hindu Tuesday, June 23, 2020 12:38:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia stated : "According to new policy by the L-G sir, every corona patient will have to now go to quarantine centre and he will be examined. If the person can be home isolated then he will be sent by back home and if he has symptoms then the person will be admitted in quarantine centre," "Because of this, the major problem people face is that, as soon as a person is found COVID positive, he will have to go to quarantine centre, else police or officials we call the person. People are worried that police and officials will take them," External link

thehindu Tuesday, June 23, 2020 12:33:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Some have devised their own plan where they are continuing with the old system which was valid until Friday where a team led by the district surveillance officer (DSO) visits the house of the Covid positive patients and do all the required assessment. So, there is a lot of confusion, not just with the local teams, but more importantly, patients are also clueless,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, June 22, 2020 11:41:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said ( about Arvind Kejriwal ) : "We express our gratitude to the LG for the decision. Under the leadership of chief minister Arvind Kejriwal, we will not let the people of Delhi suffer" External link

timesofindia Sunday, June 21, 2020 2:50:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said ( about Arvind Kejriwal ) : “We have been able to clear all the doubts that the L-G had regarding home isolation. Home isolation will now continue. We thank the L-G for this. Under the leadership of chief minister Arvind Kejriwal, we will not allow any Delhi resident to suffer,” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, June 21, 2020 2:41:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The Delhi government opposed the L-G sir’s decision regarding ending home isolation. There was no decision on this either. There will be discussion again in the evening,” External link

Hindu Saturday, June 20, 2020 8:14:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Ending home isolation is against the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) guidelines and will create chaos in Delhi," External link

dnaindia Saturday, June 20, 2020 5:29:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia disse : "Precisaremos de pelo menos 80.000 leitos para 550.000 contaminações em Délhi até 31 de julho" External link

em Tuesday, June 9, 2020 5:53:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia disse : "Precisaremos de pelo menos 80.000 leitos para 550.000 contaminações em Délhi até 31 de julho" External link

uol Tuesday, June 9, 2020 5:38:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia assure : "Si on la maintient pendant encore dix jours, les sources de pollution seront réduites et on aura au moins un peu de répit" External link

francetvinfo Monday, November 4, 2019 8:35:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia déclaré : "C'est un état d'esprit typiquement colonial. C'est intolérable. C'est inhumain. Notre Constitution est basée sur l'égalité. Je pense que leur licence leur sera retirée" External link

french-news Monday, June 13, 2016 8:44:00 AM EAT



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Amit Shah said ( about Manish Sisodia ) : “In second week of this month, Manish Sisodia had made a remark that by July 31, Delhi will have 5.5 lakh coronavirus cases and that it will be bad situation in Delhi…I don’t want to get into it but after this remark and a suggestion by the PM to take an initiative, we decided to hold a coordination meeting on June 14 of the Union government, Delhi government and the MCD…the Centre is not interfering but coordination with others in this matter…the decision of inspection of all houses in containment zones and house to house inspection were taken after suggestions given to us during the coordination meetings, including by experts,” External link

asianage Monday, June 29, 2020 9:15:00 AM EAT

Amit Shah asserted ( about Manish Sisodia ) : “After Manish Sisodia’s statement, PM also asked me, Home Ministry, to help Delhi Govt. Soon after, a coordination meeting was called and a number of decisions, including testing of all individuals in containment zones, were taken. Now the situation won’t reach that stage. We will be in a much better situation because we stressed preventive measures,” External link

india Monday, June 29, 2020 7:44:00 AM EAT

Amit Shah said ( about Manish Sisodia ) : “Around the second week of June, Delhi deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia said that by July 31, there will be 5.50 lakh persons infected with the virus. He that there will be no place left, no beds left and the situation will be difficult. This created a lot of fear in the minds of people in Delhi . His estimate was based on figures. I do not want to go into whether estimate was right or wrong. But a situation of fear arose and some people started mulling an exodus (out of Delhi),” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, June 28, 2020 10:00:00 PM EAT

Amit Shah said ( about Manish Sisodia ) : "Around the second week of June, Delhi deputy chief Minister Manish Sisodia said that by July 31 there will be 5.50 lakh persons infected with the virus. He said that there will be no place left, no beds left and the situation will be difficult. This created a lot of fear in the minds of people in Delhi. His estimate was based on figures. I do not want to go into whether estimate was right or wrong. But a situation of fear arose and some people started mulling an exodus (out of Delhi)," External link

timesofindia Sunday, June 28, 2020 12:06:00 PM EAT

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Manish Sisodia said : “We have plenty of data, but the important thing is to understand it. Its method of analysis, maintenance, and processing should be such that it helps us to meet future needs,” External link

timesofindia Monday, September 21, 2020 4:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “If we estimate how many children are there in the first class today and how many seats of class XII will be required after 12 years, then we will be able to plan the infrastructure needs accordingly. Planning department officials need a deeper understanding of this,” External link

timesofindia Monday, September 21, 2020 4:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Our planning department has such a competent team that can provide clean data as per our requirement within two hours. Our Planning Department has to become an expert of data. It is your responsibility to provide clean data to all the departments of the government as per their needs on an immediate basis,” External link

timesofindia Monday, September 21, 2020 4:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “We often hear about policy failure. The reason for this is that while making policies, the officials do not know about its total number of beneficiaries. Advanced data analysis helps in giving clarity on these things. A deeper understanding of the data will lead to better planning,” External link

timesofindia Monday, September 21, 2020 4:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "I appreciate the HCL Foundation for stepping up to help strengthen the state's response to the corona pandemic. It is a crucial step towards helping the underprivileged get access to early screening and treatment facilities, ultimately leading to curbing the number of COVID-19 positive patients," External link

business-standard Saturday, September 19, 2020 7:45:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The Delhi government has provided enough funds to these colleges for paying the salaries but in their initial observation report, the auditors have found that those funds are being directed elsewhere rather than paying the salaries to the teachers,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, September 17, 2020 7:17:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Few teachers came to meet me and shared their concerns about salary payment. They shared that there is a need of proper audit of the college funds and suspected that funds are diverted towards non-salary expenses,” “We wanted to get at the bottom of this, as there could be a case of fund misappropriation. Therefore, the Delhi government started a special audit of these colleges,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, September 17, 2020 7:17:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The salary grant paid to the college was Rs 10.92 crores in the year 2014-15 and last year the government paid Rs 27.9 crores. Within five years, their salary grants have almost tripled. Even after receiving so much amount, they are not paying salaries to their teachers,” “The closing balance of Bhagini Nivedita college shows that currently they have around Rs 2.5 crore as fixed deposits in their accounts. It is surprising that they are claiming lack of funds and at the same time, not cooperating with the auditors also,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, September 17, 2020 7:17:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “These people are playing with the lives of their own staff members. They are only focused on blaming Delhi government. Under the pattern of assistance, it is clearly mentioned that provisioning of grant will be made only on net deficit basis,” “In reality, these colleges are having surplus amount and yet they are not paying the due salaries of their hardworking teachers. This is criminal and wouldn’t be tolerated,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, September 17, 2020 7:17:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The Delhi government has provided enough funds to these colleges for paying salaries but in their initial observation report, the auditors have found that those funds are being directed elsewhere rather than paying salaries to teachers. Projected salaries for this academic year is ₹300 crore and the Delhi government has provided sufficient funds to the colleges,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, September 16, 2020 10:07:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “They are only focused on blaming the Delhi government. Under the pattern of assistance, it is clearly mentioned that provisioning of grant will be made only on net deficit basis. In reality, these colleges are having surplus amount and yet they are not paying due salaries to the teachers. This is criminal and will not be tolerated,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, September 16, 2020 10:07:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The salary grant paid by the Delhi government to Keshav Mahavidyalaya was ₹10.92 crore in the year 2014-15, and last year, the government paid ₹27.9 crore. The salary grant paid to Bhagini Nivedita College in the year 2014-15 was around ₹8.4 crore and last year it was increased to ₹18 crore. It is surprising that they are claiming lack of funds and at the same time, not cooperating with the auditors also,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, September 16, 2020 10:07:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote : “Right now there is no fever or any other complication. I am completely fine. By your good wishes and blessing, I will soon return to work,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, September 16, 2020 7:35:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote : “I have kept myself in isolation. Right now there is no fever or any other problem, I am completely fine. Soon after getting all your blessings, I will return to work” External link

news-yahoo-in Tuesday, September 15, 2020 6:05:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Had got my COVID-19 test done after I had a mild fever. The report has come positive. I have gone into self-isolation. As of now, I have no fever or any other issue. I am fine. By your blessings, I will recover fully and return to work soon," External link

news-yahoo-in Tuesday, September 15, 2020 6:51:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Had got my COVID-19 test done after I had a mild fever. The report has come positive. I have gone into self-isolation. As of now, I have no fever or any other issue. I am fine. By your blessings, I will recover fully and return to work soon," External link

newindianexpress Monday, September 14, 2020 9:18:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "I have kept myself in isolation. Right now there is no fever or any other problem, I am completely fine. Soon after getting all your blessings, I will return to work," External link

news-yahoo-in Monday, September 14, 2020 7:44:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote : “Right now there is no fever or any other complication. I am completely fine. By your good wishes and blessing, I will soon return to work,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, September 14, 2020 5:51:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Delhi government is of the opinion that we should learn to live with corona. While the activities have to begin during the unlock phase, everyone has to take precautions to fight the pandemic,” External link

HindustanTimes Friday, September 11, 2020 8:16:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Today morning, a few parents of students from the Sanskriti School in Chanakyapuri came to meet me. They informed that the school had hiked its fees by 83 per cent in the last few months. After looking at the documents, the Chief Minister has directed that the permission given to the school to hike fees be revoked. This permission was granted earlier after a few things were overlooked," External link

business-standard Friday, September 11, 2020 5:00:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote : “I have observed that permissions for such a steep fee hike have been granted without approvals of Minister-in-charge, especially when no such permissions have been granted to other schools on account of available surpluses,” External link

expressindia Thursday, September 10, 2020 11:40:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : "The fee hike permitted to the school is being revoked. It was found that certain facts were ignored while granting the permission," External link

timesofindia Thursday, September 10, 2020 5:10:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Due to the Covid-19 epidemic and lockdown, artisans who could not manage to get stalls at Delhi Haat and other places because of high rentals will be provided slots at an economical rate. Under the regular course, anyone wanting to set up a stall would have to spend thousands or at times even a few lakhs, but now the same would be available only for ₹500-600 a month,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, September 9, 2020 7:30:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “DTTDC is of the view this at this point, it is necessary to retain those vendors/operators who have been associated with it for a long time by giving relaxations to them,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, September 9, 2020 7:30:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Delhi ranks 2nd best in country in literacy rate. Congrats #TeamEducation Delhi. We will keep striving to reach 100%. Reducing stress should be highest priority. A suicide every hour is unacceptable! Initiatives like @HappinessDelhi are need of the hour & must b adopted widely,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, September 8, 2020 7:28:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “This needs our attention. Even after completing 20 years of education, if our students are not employable then where does the fault lies? It is inappropriate to treat vocational degree differently from an undergraduate degree in any other subject. These courses should be given equal importance, then only we will be able to reap their benefits,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, September 8, 2020 6:36:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "This needs our attention. Even after completing 20 years of education, if our students are not employable then where does the fault lies? It is inappropriate to treat vocational degree differently from an undergraduate degree in any other subject. These courses should be given equal importance, then only we will be able to reap their benefits," External link

irishsun Monday, September 7, 2020 11:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “This policy talks about spending 6 percent of GDP on education. This was said in a similar1968 policy as well, but never implemented. Thus, a law should be made so that successive governments are bound by it and necessary resources needed for effective implementation of the policy can be guaranteed,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, September 7, 2020 11:22:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The new national education policy lacks the action plan to implement it. The implementation of this policy should be carefully planned so that it is not limited to just a wonderful idea. It is necessary to put national education policy into practice rather than restricting it to only wishful thinking,” External link

india Monday, September 7, 2020 7:59:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : "In the last few years, you all have played an important role in shaping our students. During these COVID-19 times, your role has become even more crucial because our students are confined to their rooms. This is hampering the physical growth of all the students," External link

business-standard Monday, August 31, 2020 3:45:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “In the last few years, you all have played an important role in shaping our students. During these COVID-19 times, your role has become even more crucial because our students are confined to their rooms. This is hampering the physical growth of all the students,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, August 31, 2020 1:38:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The Centre has closed its eyes to the Covid-19 ground reality. Why is it forcing 28 lakh students to sit for the exams? They are saying they will make all the necessary arrangements. But despite the arrangements till now, so many people have tested positive,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, August 30, 2020 2:25:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia written : “Our students are our future. They are being told that all arrangements are being made to ensure their safety from the coronavirus at the centres. These claims sound good, but we have thousands of examples where people have been infected despite taking several precautions,” External link

thehindu Saturday, August 29, 2020 10:15:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “They (Centre) are saying protocols will be followed. By following the same protocols, that the Centre wants 28 lakh students to follow, lakhs of Indians have tested positive for COVID-19,” External link

financialexpress Saturday, August 29, 2020 9:02:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The Centre is shirking responsibility. In case of Delhi, as it is not a full state, it therefore doesn’t have the right to take a loan,” External link

business-standard Friday, August 28, 2020 2:52:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The central government should take a loan on our behalf as we also need to pay salaries to our doctors, teachers, engineers and other employees,” External link

expressindia Friday, August 28, 2020 2:19:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Today when the revenue has started decreasing, they started asking A-G that whether they are liable to give this amount to States or not,” External link

Hindu Friday, August 28, 2020 12:04:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Today when the revenue has started decreasing, they started asking A-G that whether they are liable to give this amount to States or not,” External link

thehindu Thursday, August 27, 2020 10:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “When GST was rolled out, states were promised that we would be given compensation for the next 5 years with 14% of growth. But today, the Central government refused to pay to the states saying as per the law, due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation they are not liable to pay anything,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 27, 2020 10:11:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "The Centre had promised that it will pay GST compensation to states at the rate of 14 percent for five years in case of revenue shortfall. But, today at the GST Council meeting, the Centre refused it, saying there was no provision for compensation in situations like a pandemic," External link

business-standard Thursday, August 27, 2020 9:48:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The Centre had promised that it will pay GST compensation to states at the rate of 14 percent for five years in case of revenue shortfall. But, today at the GST Council meeting, the Centre refused it, saying there was no provision in law for compensation in situations like a pandemic,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 27, 2020 9:16:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia asked : "How can we take the risk of sending 28 lakh students to exam centres and be assured that they will not be infected," External link

news18 Thursday, August 27, 2020 7:09:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia asked : "How can we take the risk of sending 28 lakh students to exam centres and be assured that they will not be infected," External link

timesofindia Thursday, August 27, 2020 12:55:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia asked : “So many top leaders have got infected with COVID-19 despite taking all precautions. So, how can we take the risk of sending 28 lakh students to exam centre and be assured that they will not be infected,” External link

india Wednesday, August 26, 2020 10:48:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “They (Centre) are saying protocols will be followed. Following the same protocols that the Centre wants 28 lakh students to follow, lakhs of Indians have tested positive,” External link

india Wednesday, August 26, 2020 10:48:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “I appeal to the government not to be adamant on admission only through these exams. We are not at all saying that the year be declared as a zero academic year. We are not in favour of admitting students just like that as we will need quality doctors and engineers but banking upon only a three-hour exam and expecting it to work like a magic wand in identifying talent, is a very conservative thought,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, August 26, 2020 8:45:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “I appeal to the government not to be adamant on admission only through these exams. We are not at all saying that the year be declared as a zero academic year. We are not in favour of admitting students just like that as we will need quality doctors and engineers but banking upon only a three-hour exam and expecting it to work like a magic wand in identifying talent, is a very conservative thought,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 26, 2020 8:01:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia asked : "How can we take the risk of sending 28 lakh students to exam centres and be assured that they will not be infected," External link

economictimes Wednesday, August 26, 2020 7:58:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia asked : "How can we take the risk of sending 28 lakh students to exam centres and be assured that they will not be infected," External link

timesofindia Wednesday, August 26, 2020 7:33:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia asked : “So many top leaders have got infected with COVID-19 despite taking all precautions. So, how can we take the risk of sending 28 lakh students to exam centre and be assured that they will not be infected,” External link

india Wednesday, August 26, 2020 7:30:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “They (Centre) are saying protocols will be followed. Following the same protocols that the Centre wants 28 lakh students to follow, lakhs of Indians have tested positive,” External link

india Wednesday, August 26, 2020 7:30:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “I think the Central Government should postpone the NEET and JEE exams or they should find an alternative way of conducting the exams. Examination system across the world is evolving, there are 1000 alternate ways to conduct exams,” External link

news-yahoo-in Wednesday, August 26, 2020 3:19:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “They (Centre) are saying protocols will be followed. Following the same protocols that the Centre wants 28 lakh students to follow, lakhs of Indians have tested positive,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 26, 2020 1:42:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : "They (Centre) are saying protocols will be followed. Following the same protocols that the Centre wants 28 lakh students to follow, lakhs of Indians have tested positive," External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, August 26, 2020 1:31:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia asked : "So many top leaders have got infected with COVID-19 despite taking all precautions. So, how can we take the risk of sending 28 lakh students to exam centre and be assured that they will not be infected," External link

newindianexpress Wednesday, August 26, 2020 1:31:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “They (Centre) are saying protocols will be followed. Following the same protocols that the Centre wants 28 lakh students to follow, lakhs of Indians have tested positive,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, August 26, 2020 1:09:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : "They (Centre) are saying protocols will be followed. Following the same protocols that the Centre wants 28 lakh students to follow, lakhs of Indians have tested positive," External link

business-standard Wednesday, August 26, 2020 1:07:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia asked : "So many top leaders have got infected with COVID-19 despite taking all precautions. So, how can we take the risk of sending 28 lakh students to exam centre and be assured that they will not be infected," External link

business-standard Wednesday, August 26, 2020 1:07:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “They (Centre) are saying protocols will be followed. Following the same protocols that the Centre wants 28 lakh students to follow, lakhs of Indians have tested positive,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 26, 2020 12:08:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “They (Centre) are saying protocols will be followed. Following the same protocols that the Centre wants 28 lakh students to follow, lakhs of Indians have tested positive,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 26, 2020 11:32:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “They (Centre) are saying protocols will be followed. Following the same protocols that the Centre wants 28 lakh students to follow, lakhs of Indians have tested positive,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, August 26, 2020 11:15:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia asked : “So many top leaders have got infected with COVID-19 despite taking all precautions. So, how can we take the risk of sending 28 lakh students to exam centre and be assured that they will not be infected,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, August 26, 2020 11:15:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “At its heart, the happiness curriculum is designed to ensure that the well-being of students and their teachers is front and center in learning and thriving. Happiness Curriculum is envisaged to create a model of improving happiness and well-being through the school education system, which can be then be replicated across different systems, nationally and internationally,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 20, 2020 7:34:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “It says that it would make boards easy. Is that really what is required? What we need is to do away with the system of rote learning and encourage constant evaluation of children to ensure they have a grasp on concepts” External link

economictimes Tuesday, August 18, 2020 8:14:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia suggested : "If four children of your school are physically weak, then ask a nearby milkman to provide milk for them so that they can get proper nutrition. If online education of 10 children is interrupted due to lack of mobile, then think of making arrangements with public assistance," External link

timesofindia Monday, August 17, 2020 1:12:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "SMC has a big contribution in achieving 98% result in Delhi government schools . In 2015, the principal used to say that for every job one has to depend on the government. But now, we have given full authority to our principals to take calls," External link

timesofindia Monday, August 17, 2020 1:12:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "It is our endeavour that SMC takes up the entire responsibility of the school so that the government can limit its role in stating policy and providing buildings and other resources," External link

timesofindia Monday, August 17, 2020 1:12:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “When it comes to the school operations, you should play the role of a parent. We should dream and also take the responsibility to fulfil those dreams,” “The SMCs have a big contribution in achieving a 98-per cent result in Delhi’s government schools. In 2015, when I used to go to the schools, the principals used to say that for every job, one had to depend on the government. Whether it was about a shortage of teachers or maintenance of the school premises, every file used to rotate among government officials. But we gave full authority to our principals to take all such decisions,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, August 17, 2020 7:02:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Every year, around 2.5 lakh students graduate from schools. Our responsibility is to ensure that every student gets admitted to college. For this, both our departments need to work closely together. Earlier, only 90,000 students graduating from schools could get into colleges. But with the efforts we made over the past few years, 1.3 lakh children are now being admitted to colleges. We are hopeful that, soon, we will bridge the gap with the inauguration of the skills and sports university,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 13, 2020 8:51:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “We have seen seamless coordination between the DoE and the higher education department and we expect the same in the future as well. The director of higher education should be aware of the number of children in the first grade today so that accordingly, (s)he can plan for 12 years hence -- how many seats will be needed in higher education,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 13, 2020 8:51:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “The new National Education Policy (NEP) has talked about giving a push to vocational education but how can we have results when our system does not respect those with skill education. Students with vocational subjects or skill based subjects in class 12 face a disadvantage in admissions in universities like DU,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, August 12, 2020 5:23:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Students are facing huge losses due to the ongoing pandemic. The kind of exposure and growth a child gets while coming to school cannot be compensated through an online medium. Our motive is to reduce the quantum of the loss which students are facing. Therefore, online and semi-online education is the need of the hour,” “I understand that this situation is not adequate for children’s development but our motive right now is to keep the learning process moving. If the parents and teachers along with the 16 lakhs students of Delhi will start praying, we are sure soon we will be able to re-open our schools,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, August 12, 2020 7:32:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “Our education system has always been a slave of our evaluation system, and it will continue to be so. The plan to make board exams easy is not going to address the root cause of the problem which is the focus on rote learning. The emphasis will still be on year-end exams, the need is to do away with the concept of evaluating students at the end of the session, be it easy or difficult,” External link

expressindia Tuesday, August 11, 2020 7:20:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : "Our education system has always been a slave of our evaluation system, and it will continue to be so. The plan to make board exams easy is not going to address the root cause of the problem which is the focus on rote learning. The emphasis will still be on year-end exams, the need is to do away with the concept of evaluating students at the end of the session, be it easy or difficult," External link

business-standard Tuesday, August 11, 2020 2:37:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : "Our education system has always been a slave of our evaluation system, and it will continue to be so. The plan to make board exams easy is not going to address the root cause of the problem which is the focus on rote learning. The emphasis will still be on year-end exams, the need is to do away with the concept of evaluating students at the end of the session, be it easy or difficult," External link

news18 Tuesday, August 11, 2020 1:21:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "The policy is bringing wishful thinking that six per cent of GDP should be implemented. If we do not have a plan to implement what has been proposed, then words are just words. I have raised multiple times that there should be a law mandating the states as well as the central government about a fixed GDP percentage allocation for education, but even the policy fails to address to that," External link

news18 Tuesday, August 11, 2020 1:21:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “Our education system has always been a slave of our evaluation system, and it will continue to be so. The plan to make board exams easy is not going to address the root cause of the problem which is the focus on rote learning. The emphasis will still be on year-end exams, the need is to do away with the concept of evaluating students at the end of the session, be it easy or difficult,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, August 11, 2020 12:18:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The policy is bringing wishful thinking that six per cent of GDP should be implemented. If we do not have a plan to implement what has been proposed, then words are just words. I have raised multiple times that there should be a law mandating the states as well as the central government about a fixed GDP percentage allocation for education, but even the policy fails to address to that,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, August 11, 2020 12:18:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “If for some reason, the municipal corporation is unable to perform their primary duty, steps are to be taken by the urban development department for taking over the schools by the directorate of education, Delhi government. Instead of paying huge grants to the municipal corporation, which divert the funds provided by the Delhi government for other purposes, it would be appropriate in the interest of students and teachers that the schools are taken over and run directly by the DoE,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, August 10, 2020 9:55:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “We are conducting full fledged teaching learning either online or through phones and teachers have been instructed to ensure personal involvement with each student. So far, there are maximum 15 per cent students who are not traceable and are not in contact with their schools and hence not attending the classes,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, August 10, 2020 7:29:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “We are conducting full-fledged teaching-learning either online or through phones and teachers have been instructed to ensure personal involvement with each student. So far, there are maximum 15 per cent students who are not traceable and are not in contact with their schools and hence not attending the classes,” External link

expressindia Monday, August 10, 2020 6:22:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : "We are conducting full fledged teaching learning either online or through phones and teachers have been instructed to ensure personal involvement with each student. So far, there are maximum 15 per cent students who are not traceable and are not in contact with their schools and hence not attending the classes," External link

outlookindia Monday, August 10, 2020 4:39:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “We are conducting full fledged teaching learning either online or through phones and teachers have been instructed to ensure personal involvement with each student. So far, there are maximum 15 per cent students who are not traceable and are not in contact with their schools and hence not attending the classes,” External link

financialexpress Monday, August 10, 2020 2:01:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : "We are conducting full-fledged teaching, learning either online or through phones and teachers have been instructed to ensure personal involvement with each student. So far, there are maximum 15 per cent students who are not traceable and are not in contact with their schools and hence not attending the classes," External link

news18 Monday, August 10, 2020 1:09:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “We have recently set up two committees for working on the proposed board as well as curriculum reforms. An ideal situation would be that we make it operational by next year. Initially, around 40 schools will be affiliated to the board, which could be either government or private,” External link

expressindia Sunday, August 9, 2020 3:10:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “We have recently set up two committees for working on the proposed board as well as curriculum reforms. An ideal situation would be that we make it operational by next year. Initially, around 40 schools will be affiliated to the board, which could be either government or private,” External link

financialexpress Sunday, August 9, 2020 2:31:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “We have recently set up two committees for working on the proposed board as well as curriculum reforms. An ideal situation would be that we make it operational by next year. Initially, around 40 schools will be affiliated to the board, which could be either government or private,” External link

india Sunday, August 9, 2020 1:33:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “We have recently set up two committees for working on the proposed board as well as curriculum reforms. An ideal situation would be that we make it operational by next year. Initially, around 40 schools will be affiliated to the board, which could be either government or private,” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, August 9, 2020 11:47:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “I don’t think there is a problem with antigen tests. The false reading rate for antigen is almost same as that of-PCR which is around 30 per cent,” External link

financialexpress Saturday, August 8, 2020 5:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “It is not that PCR does not have false negative. Antigen test has its merits.- PCR test results come in two days and by then already many people are infected from the individual concerned. However, antigen test has immediate results which is effective in controlling its further spread,” External link

financialexpress Saturday, August 8, 2020 5:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia written : “Due to the closure of weekly markets, five lakh families are sitting at home. Now when they are hopeful that with control over coronavirus in Delhi they will get an opportunity to restart their business, binding them under the decision of closure is unfair to Delhi’s economic situation and hopes of lakhs of people,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 6, 2020 3:16:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic has put a huge strain on government revenues in the national Capital territory (NCT) of Delhi. Therefore, all out efforts need to be made towards revenue augmentation so that the government is able to undertake all necessary works and programmes for the welfare of people of Delhi,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 6, 2020 7:02:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The Delhi government has evaluated 15,000 companies so far but in the future up to 7 lakh companies registered under GST will be evaluated. The Delhi government will take strict action against all the defaulters after the evaluation,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, August 6, 2020 7:02:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia stated : “The pandemic has put a huge strain on revenue and, therefore, all-out efforts need to be made towards revenue augmentation so that the government is able to undertake necessary works and programmes for the welfare of people,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, August 6, 2020 4:38:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has put a huge strain on government revenues in the NCT of Delhi and therefore all out efforts need to be made towards revenue augmentation so that the government is able to undertake all necessary works and programmes for the welfare of people of Delhi,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, August 5, 2020 10:28:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia pointed out : "Coronavirus cases are steadily decreasing in Delhi and the situation is under control. Cases, however, are increasing in Uttar Pradesh and Karnataka, but over there hotels and weekly markets are allowed to function," "It is inconceivable why a state that did a better job of bringing the coronavirus outbreak under control is being forced to shut down its economy," External link

news-yahoo-in Monday, August 3, 2020 2:07:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote ( about Chief Minister ) : "I request that you change this decision and instruct the Lieutenant Governor to immediately approve the Chief Minister's proposal," External link

news-yahoo-in Monday, August 3, 2020 2:07:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “We are struggling to pay salaries. It is impossible to think of investing in new projects now, unless we get some financial help from the central government. We had sought ₹5,000 crore from the Centre but we have not got any money till date,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, August 3, 2020 2:11:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote : “It is beyond comprehension what the Centre wishes to achieve by keeping hotels and weekly markets shut in Delhi when they have been allowed to open even in states with high Covid-19 caseload,” External link

news-yahoo-in Sunday, August 2, 2020 7:06:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “I request you to ask the L-G not to stop the proposal. If traders start their businesses, the economy will improve and jobs will be generated,” External link

news-yahoo-in Sunday, August 2, 2020 7:06:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote ( about Chief Minister ) : “I request you to change your decision and direct LG sir to immediately approve the Chief Minister’s proposal. The government will again send a file on this matter to him on Tuesday, please ask LG not to stop it [sic],” External link

Hindu Sunday, August 2, 2020 5:18:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Due to hotels not being open, Delhi’s business and employment is down. Due to weekly markets being shut, five lakh families are sitting at home for the past four months. Now when they are hopeful that coronavirus is under control in Delhi and they will get an opportunity to restart their business, the decision of closure is unfair to Delhi’s economic situation and also to the hopes of lakhs of people,” External link

Hindu Sunday, August 2, 2020 5:18:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia stated : "We know that the pandemic has battered the economy. Delhi is being subjected to a policy of double standards when the Centre is unfolding the process of unlock in the country and is trying to bring the economy slowly back on track," External link

timesofindia Sunday, August 2, 2020 4:47:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote : “At a time when hotels and weekly markets are open throughout the country — even in states like Uttar Pradesh and Karnataka which are reporting the highest number of Covid-19 cases — what does the central government want to achieve by keeping hotels and weekly markets of Delhi shut is beyond comprehension,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, August 2, 2020 4:47:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Eight per cent of businesses and employment in Delhi are affected due to the closure of hotels. The closure of the weekly markets has left five lakh families without a source of income. Now when they hope that due to the Covid-19 situation coming under control, they will get an opportunity to restart their business, forcing them to keep their businesses closed is injustice to the economy and the hope of lakhs of people,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, August 2, 2020 4:47:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote : “Due to the closure of weekly markets, five lakh families are sitting at home. Now when they are hopeful that with control over coronavirus in Delhi they will get an opportunity to restart their business, binding them under the decision of closure is unfair to Delhi’s economic situation and hopes of lakhs of people,” External link

HindustanTimes Saturday, August 1, 2020 7:54:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote : “I request you to change your decision and direct LG to immediately accept the proposal by the chief minister. Delhi government will again send a file on this matter to him on Tuesday ; I request you to ask LG not to stop it,” External link

HindustanTimes Saturday, August 1, 2020 7:54:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : "It envisages all colleges and universities to be multidisciplinary. Let IIT deal with engineering, IIM with management, AIIMS with medical and FTII with acting. Dilution of such big institutes will not be good for the talent of the country," External link

irishsun Friday, July 31, 2020 6:32:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "It also calls for creating new institutions like national testing agency, the policy states that new regulatory authorities will be created which will be over regulations," External link

irishsun Friday, July 31, 2020 6:32:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “New Education Policy envisages all colleges and universities to be multidisciplinary. Let IIT deal with engineering, IIM with management, AIIMS with medical and FTII with acting. Dilution of such big institutes will not be good for talent of country,” External link

news-yahoo-in Friday, July 31, 2020 2:58:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “For the first time, early childhood education has been brought in the mainframe and there are talks about serving breakfast along with lunch under the mid-day meal scheme. Instruction during foundation years in mother tongue is also a positive step,” External link

Hindu Friday, July 31, 2020 1:00:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The policy says that board examinations will be made easier and conducted twice a year. Board examinations do not need to be made tougher or easier but it needs to do away with rote learning and move to a continuous assessment model instead” External link

Hindu Friday, July 31, 2020 1:00:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The policy recommends a highly-regulated and poorly-funded education model,” External link

expressindia Thursday, July 30, 2020 8:24:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The nation was waiting for a new education policy for 34 years. It is here now. It is a forward-looking document, which accepts the flaws of today’s education system but has two issues with it — it was unable to break free of the pressures of education’s old traditions and does not say how the reforms that it speaks of will be achieved. The policy is either silent or confused on these issues,” External link

expressindia Thursday, July 30, 2020 8:24:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The nation was waiting for a new education policy for 34 years. It is here now. It is a forward-looking document, which accepts the flaws of today’s education system but has two issues with it -- it was unable to break free of the pressures of education’s old traditions and does not say how the reforms that it speaks of will be achieved. The policy is either silent or confused on these issues,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 30, 2020 5:37:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “There was a time when access to education was based on religion and caste and later on financial status. It created a divide in the society,” “We bridged that by rebuilding our government schools with world-class facilities. But now, a new divide should not be created among those who have access to digital devices and those who do not. That is why we have adopted a semi-online approach,” External link

expressindia Sunday, July 26, 2020 9:18:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “when the lockdown happened, we started online classes. At that time, everyone thought that online education was only for private school students. But officials of our education department and the teachers adopted innovative techniques to reach out to all children and engage with them” “This was the first time in the country that online education had been imparted in government schools at such a scale,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, July 26, 2020 7:04:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote : “The Delhi government is trying to continue the education of children in some way even in this era of crisis through step-by-step planning. The sudden removal of the Delhi Education Director amid the crisis would greatly harm the efforts of the Delhi government of supporting the education of children during the ongoing COVID-19 crisis,” External link

Hindu Friday, July 24, 2020 10:26:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia added ( about Chief Minister ) : “Please ensure that before ordering the inter-State transfers of any officer, the Chief Ministers of those States are consulted. I hope you will not disappoint me and make a positive decision on the above at the earliest,” External link

Hindu Friday, July 24, 2020 10:26:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia concluded : “Please ensure that before ordering the interstate transfers of any official, chief ministers of those states are consulted. I hope you will not disappoint me and make a positive decision on the above at the earliest,” External link

HindustanTimes Friday, July 24, 2020 10:03:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “We will record the experience of our high-performing teachers in short videos and share them widely so that other teachers and students can also benefit,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, July 21, 2020 9:39:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “This money can be used by schools immediately for removing any shortcoming or requirement at school level without waiting for the government to take action and waste time due to the slow file movement,” External link

Hindu Monday, July 20, 2020 9:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “We empowered our school principals to take decisions at school level. We are now looking at IIM Ahmedabad to further empower our principals,” External link

Hindu Monday, July 20, 2020 9:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “In our first term of the Principal Training Programme, we empowered our school principals to take autonomous decisions at the school-level and made them in charge of School Management Committee (SMC) funds which led to local accountability. I am now looking at IIM Ahmedabad to help us to further empower our principals,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, July 20, 2020 9:16:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Running the school is the responsibility of each school principal who is central to the entire school system. We, as ministers, Education Directors and officers, are just the facilitators,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, July 20, 2020 9:16:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “It is possible there are lapses at the level of some government department or municipal corporation. Instead of blaming each other, we will have to work together” External link

expressindia Monday, July 20, 2020 3:11:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : "The situation is being constantly monitored and we are in touch with our engineers and taking the report," External link

news18 Sunday, July 19, 2020 9:42:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "All agencies including the Public Works Department (PWD), Delhi Jal Board, Delhi Municipal Corporation and flood department are working on a flood plan. They are in the process of implementation. Some of our staff was busy with Covid-19, but we are doing the needful," External link

timesofindia Sunday, July 19, 2020 5:53:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : “All agencies including the Public Works Department, Delhi Jal Board, Delhi Municipal Corporation and Flood Department are working on a flood plan. They are in the process of implementation. Some of our staff was busy with COVID-19, but we are doing the needful,” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, July 19, 2020 3:50:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “However, people who have purchased EVs face charging issues. This EV charging station will solve that problem. Just like we see petrol pumps everywhere, now soon we will also see EV charging stations all around us,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, July 19, 2020 10:45:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Electric vehicles are the future that will make Delhi pollution-free. In coming days, these stations will be ubiquitous like petrol pumps," External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, July 19, 2020 7:13:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia announced : “In light of the major disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic, Delhi govt has decided to cancel all Delhi state university exams including final exams” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 16, 2020 10:29:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The follow up testing on RT-PCR is only for symptomatic negative persons on rapid tests as per the protocol laid down by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). RAT negative persons are administered the RT-PCR tests only after due clinical classification by the medical officer in charge at the concerned antigen centre,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 16, 2020 3:24:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Pass percentage of 98 in Class 12 is not enough, we have to work together to take education to the next level,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, July 15, 2020 9:46:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia added : “We had started 5 excellence schools; of these, 3 schools have 100% passing percentage and a student each has failed in the remaining two schools,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, July 14, 2020 11:41:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “While the issue of conducting examinations at schools was sorted out, the decision on conducting examinations at university level was more complicated,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, July 12, 2020 3:59:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “It is unfair to conduct examinations for students amid the pandemic , which has already hampered their learning in the absence of regular classes, practicals and lab work. It is also unfair to withhold their degrees now, without which they cannot start their professional journey,” External link

expressindia Sunday, July 12, 2020 12:49:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Exams cannot be conducted due to the fear of the spread of Covid. And awarding degrees to students is very important because they have studied for three or four years; now they want to get their degrees and start working. A lot of people might have even secured jobs and cracked interviews for companies. Let them march ahead in their professional journey and contribute to the economy,” External link

expressindia Sunday, July 12, 2020 12:49:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “All State universities have been asked to promote students based on previous exams or semesters or other evaluations till now. First year, second year and third year or final year exams will not be conducted,” External link

Hindu Saturday, July 11, 2020 9:55:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is going to write to the Prime Minister [Narendra Modi] that the decision taken by the Delhi government for State universities should be replicated for Central government-run universities across the country so that students get some relief,” External link

Hindu Saturday, July 11, 2020 9:55:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Delhi government has decided to cancel all Delhi state university exams including final exams in view of COVID-19. The degree will be awarded based on evaluation parameters decided by the universities,” External link

news-yahoo-in Saturday, July 11, 2020 1:24:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Delhi govt has decided to cancel all Delhi state university exams including final exams in view of #COVID19. The degree will be awarded based on evaluation parameters decided by the universities," External link

dnaindia Saturday, July 11, 2020 1:07:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia stated : “For schools in Delhi, we had decided not to conduct examinations for classes 9th and 11th and promote them based on other evaluation parameters,” “We requested the Central government to follow the same pattern for the CBSE board exams in the national capital and it is finally happening,” External link

HindustanTimes Saturday, July 11, 2020 11:40:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Extraordinary times like these call for extraordinary measures,” External link

HindustanTimes Saturday, July 11, 2020 11:40:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The Delhi Government has always been a votary of syllabus reduction and I have said so on several occasions as a large syllabus does not mean more learning. I support the CBSE’s decision to reduce the syllabus for the academic session 2020-21 in the secondary and senior secondary grades but I have reservations and concerns over the manner and content of the syllabus reduction exercise,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 9, 2020 6:53:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “I would like to know why topics like Democratic Rights and Food Security in India has been removed. Chapters on democratic politics, federalism, and secularism have been completely removed,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, July 8, 2020 10:47:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Please instruct all the HoS to call all willing guest and contractual teachers who rendered their services before the summer vacation in May 2020 and continue employing their services in teaching-learning and any other function assigned to the school,” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, July 7, 2020 9:06:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Parents need to keep supporting the government in this initiative so that every child can learn. During this pandemic, a huge number of students and their parents have shown great interest in online learning. This has raised the confidence of the teachers who are working hard to reach out to every child,” External link

Hindu Monday, July 6, 2020 9:37:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “All teachers, including our regular teachers, guest teachers and contract teachers will be engaged,” External link

expressindia Friday, July 3, 2020 6:34:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The core of our approach is outreach and connection between teachers and their students. Our teachers will reach out to their students through WhatsApp or regular phone call. Give them light assignments and take regular feedback. In the process, they will also find out the well being of children,” External link

Hindu Thursday, July 2, 2020 9:51:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The digital divide should not come in the way of children’s access to learning opportunities. We have formulated a plan wherein the focus will be on learning with a human feel. This si to ensure that students and teachers stay connected directly,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 2, 2020 8:53:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “We have learnt that around 10-20% students do not have access to WhatsApp. For such students, parents can come to the school on a designated day and collect the learning material and worksheets for their wards. Teachers can offer guidance to these students over phone,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 2, 2020 8:53:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “A plan of action in this regard has been worked out for students through a combination of strategies using digital devices and support of parents and the School Management Committees. We are following the principle that digital divide should not come in the way of children’s access to learning opportunities,” External link

financialexpress Thursday, July 2, 2020 8:09:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “We have divided the classes into three separate cohorts, keeping the learning requirements of children at a different stages in mind and accordingly we will follow distinct strategies for each of these cohorts. Classes KG to 8 in cohort 1, classes 9 and 10 in cohort 2 and classes 11 and 12 in cohort 3,” External link

financialexpress Thursday, July 2, 2020 8:09:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “All heads of schools have been asked to ensure that class teachers have the updated WhatsApp group of parents and students of their respective section. Teachers will also maintain a list of the number of parents who are not available on WhatsApp,” External link

financialexpress Thursday, July 2, 2020 8:09:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “We are stressing on learning with human feel, as simply conducting online classes doesn’t constitute proper learning. Our attempt is to retain the human feel which generally goes missing in online classes,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:08:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “It is imperative for every teacher to connect with every student,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, July 2, 2020 4:08:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote : “These complaints have come from different stakeholders like students, parents, teachers, etc. These allege financial irregularities in tendering processes, hiring of a car for the principal, buying of unnecessary items not needed in an educational institution, etc,” External link

expressindia Thursday, July 2, 2020 8:13:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Reopening schools is not merely a technical work, rather, it is a creative work that would give schools a new and bigger role. Schools will continue to be closed in Delhi till July 31,” External link

india Monday, June 29, 2020 7:53:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Our Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal sought help and support of every agency to battle coronavirus in Delhi. We got tremendous support from the Central government, religious organisations like Radha Swami Satsang, Akshardham Temple trust, Terapanthi, various hotels, banquets halls, private hospitals and NGOs like doctors for you,” External link

financialexpress Monday, June 29, 2020 1:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia added : “The Centre provided us with oxygen cylinders, ITBP doctors and nurses for the Radha Soami Covid centre and guidance from domain experts,” External link

timesofindia Monday, June 29, 2020 9:07:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "The chief minister believes that battle against coronavirus is very big and no individual person or agency can deal with it alone. In this spirit, CM has brought everyone together and his efforts seem to be paying off," External link

newindianexpress Monday, June 29, 2020 12:10:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “In the first week of June, there was a sudden spike in cases. There was a shortage of beds and testing. The CM immediately reserved 40% beds in all big private hospitals for the virus infected in addition to declaring some big hospitals like GTB Hospital as COVID-19 facility,” External link

thehindu Sunday, June 28, 2020 10:07:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “For increasing testing, we sought Central government’s help and they helped us with procuring rapid testing kits. Since then, testing has been increased by four times. Central government also provided us with oxygen cylinders, ITBP doctors and nurses for Radha Swami COVID-19 facility and guidance from domain experts,” External link

thehindu Sunday, June 28, 2020 10:07:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “In the first week of June, there was a sudden spike in cases. There was a shortage of beds and testing. The CM immediately reserved 40% beds in all big private hospitals for the virus infected in addition to declaring some big hospitals like GTB Hospital as COVID-19 facility,” External link

Hindu Sunday, June 28, 2020 9:21:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “For increasing testing, we sought Central government’s help and they helped us with procuring rapid testing kits. Since then, testing has been increased by four times. Central government also provided us with oxygen cylinders, ITBP doctors and nurses for Radha Swami COVID-19 facility and guidance from domain experts,” External link

Hindu Sunday, June 28, 2020 9:21:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "We are hopeful that situation will improve in the coming weeks and will certainly not be as bleak as it looked in the first week of June when domain experts predicted 5.5 lakh cases in Delhi by July 31," External link

dnaindia Sunday, June 28, 2020 7:59:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said ( about Arvind Kejriwal ) : "CM Arvind Kejriwal believes that battle against COVID-19 is very big and no individual person or agency can deal with it alone. In this spirit, CM has brought everyone together and his efforts seem to be paying off," "Last week saw things stabilising-recovery rate has increased to 62 per cent, today more patients are recovering in Delhi than those who are falling ill, the number of deaths is coming down, positivity rate is decreasing rapidly," External link

dnaindia Sunday, June 28, 2020 7:59:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “We are hopeful that the situation will improve in the coming weeks and will certainly not be as bleak as it looked in the first week of June when domain experts predicted 5.5 lakh cases in Delhi by 31st July,” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, June 28, 2020 6:49:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “We are hopeful that the situation will improve in the coming weeks and will certainly not be as bleak as it looked in first week of June when domain experts predicted 5.5 lakh cases in Delhi by July 31,” External link

india Sunday, June 28, 2020 6:21:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia added : “In this spirit, the CM has brought everyone together and his efforts seem to be paying off,” External link

india Sunday, June 28, 2020 6:21:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Till June 15, there will be 44,000 COVID-19 cases and we would need 6,600 beds. We would hit one lakh cases and would require 15,000 beds by June 30. There will be around 2.25 lakh cases till July 15 and COVID-19 cases will reach around 5.5 lakh by July 31," External link

outlookindia Sunday, June 28, 2020 2:58:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said ( about Amit Shah ) : "Till June 15, there will be 44,000 COVID-19 cases and we would need 6,600 beds. We would hit one lakh cases and would require 15,000 beds by June 30. There will be around 2.25 lakh cases till July 15 and COVID-19 cases will reach around 5.5 lakh by July 31”. Shah, however, disagreed with the prediction. " External link

news18 Sunday, June 28, 2020 12:41:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Till June 15, there will be 44,000 Covid-19 cases and we would need 6,600 beds. We would hit one lakh cases and would require 15,000 beds by June 30. There will be around 2.25 lakh cases till July 15 and Covid-19 cases will reach around 5.5 lakh by July 31," External link

timesofindia Sunday, June 28, 2020 12:06:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Till June 15, there will be 44,000 COVID-19 cases and we would need 6,600 beds. We would hit one lakh cases and would require 15,000 beds by June 30. There will be around 2.25 lakh cases till July 15 and COVID-19 cases will reach around 5.5 lakh by July 31," External link

newindianexpress Sunday, June 28, 2020 12:03:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Till June 15, there will be 44,000 Covid-19 cases and we would need 6,600 beds. We would hit one lakh cases and would require 15,000 beds by June 30. There will be around 225,000 cases till July 15 and Covid-19 cases will reach around 550,000 by July 31," External link

business-standard Sunday, June 28, 2020 11:12:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “And we aren't tracing contacts here. Instead, we are screening everyone in these areas on a war footing,” External link

news18 Sunday, June 28, 2020 11:05:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “And we aren’t tracing contacts here. Instead, we are screening everyone in these areas on a war footing,” External link

alarabiya-en Sunday, June 28, 2020 7:18:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “And we aren't tracing contacts here. Instead, we are screening everyone in these areas on a war footing,” External link

news-yahoo-in Sunday, June 28, 2020 6:47:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “And we aren't tracing contacts here. Instead, we are screening everyone in these areas on a war footing,” External link

gazette Sunday, June 28, 2020 4:50:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “And we aren't tracing contacts here. Instead, we are screening everyone in these areas on a war footing,” External link

click2houston Sunday, June 28, 2020 3:55:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “And we aren't tracing contacts here. Instead, we are screening everyone in these areas on a war footing,” External link

news-yahoo Saturday, June 27, 2020 7:38:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “And we aren't tracing contacts here. Instead, we are screening everyone in these areas on a war footing,” External link

ABCnews Saturday, June 27, 2020 7:20:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “And we aren’t tracing contacts here. Instead, we are screening everyone in these areas on a war footing,” External link

ChinaPost Saturday, June 27, 2020 7:11:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Reopening schools is not merely a technical work, rather, it is a creative work that would give schools a new and bigger role. Schools will continue to be closed in Delhi till July 31,” External link

india Friday, June 26, 2020 7:30:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Let us design a plan to reopen schools in a way that would prepare our students to adjust to the new circumstances and not fear them. It would help our students to learn to live with corona,” External link

india Friday, June 26, 2020 7:30:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Reopening schools is not merely a technical work, rather, it is a creative work that would give schools a new and bigger role. Schools will continue to be closed in Delhi till July 31," External link

timesofindia Friday, June 26, 2020 5:55:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Reopening schools is not merely a technical work, rather, it is a creative work that would give schools a new and bigger role. Schools will continue to be closed in Delhi till July 31,” External link

india Friday, June 26, 2020 5:51:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia claimed : “Let us style a program to reopen schools in a way that would get ready our pupils to modify to the new circumstances and not worry them. It would assist our college students to find out to live with coronavirus,” External link

haveeru Friday, June 26, 2020 5:39:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Reopening schools is not merely a technical work, rather, it is a creative work that would give schools a new and bigger role. Schools will continue to be closed in Delhi till July 31," External link

outlookindia Friday, June 26, 2020 5:26:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Reopening schools is not merely a technical work, rather, it is a creative work that would give schools a new and bigger role. Schools will continue to be closed in Delhi till July 31,” External link

HindustanTimes Friday, June 26, 2020 5:21:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “We are happy that our demand to reinstate the previous system has been accepted. The method of home isolation has been highly successful in Delhi, where at least 30,000 patients have recovered while being at home” External link

expressindia Friday, June 26, 2020 4:31:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “People were anxious over the rule that required every person who tested Covid positive to be taken to quarantine centre [for assessment of symptoms],” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, June 25, 2020 10:14:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia told : "It was decided at the SDMA meeting to withdraw the Centre's order regarding the requirement of Covid-care centre visit by corona-positive persons," External link

business-standard Thursday, June 25, 2020 9:35:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "We are happy that our demand to reinstate the previous system has been accepted. People were distressed due to it," External link

business-standard Thursday, June 25, 2020 9:35:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia added : “Now Delhi Government’s medical teams will visit people at their home to assess whether they can stay in home isolation and need to be sent to hospital,” External link

news-yahoo-in Thursday, June 25, 2020 7:35:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said ( about Amit Shah ) : "This is not a fight between Amit Shah and Kejriwal's model," External link

outlookindia Thursday, June 25, 2020 5:24:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "I hope you would agree with me that the board exams, particularly those of Class 12 are a high stake exam for children. Hence, subjecting them to take this exam in such an uncertain and anxiety-prone situation would not be fair to them. It would be extremely difficult to conduct the exam," External link

business-standard Thursday, June 25, 2020 3:23:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "I hope you would agree with me that the board exams, particularly those of Class 12 are a high stake exam for children. Hence, subjecting them to take this exam in such an uncertain and anxiety-prone situation would not be fair to them. It would be extremely difficult to conduct the exam," External link

business-standard Thursday, June 25, 2020 9:13:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "I hope you would agree with me that the board exams, particularly those of Class 12 are a high stake exam for children. Hence, subjecting them to take this exam in such an uncertain and anxiety-prone situation would not be fair to them. It would be extremely difficult to conduct the exam," External link

business-standard Thursday, June 25, 2020 6:09:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Our ambulance system, our medical system is under pressure now. Today, we are having to take patients in buses,” External link

thenews-pk Thursday, June 25, 2020 4:41:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Under the Amit Shah model, Covid-positive persons are required to go to Covid care centres while under the Arvind Kejriwal model, health teams go to their houses,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, June 25, 2020 4:26:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said ( about Amit Shah ) : “These decisions should be taken spontaneously. It is because the LG has not responded, I have written to Amit Shah-ji that his intervention is important as it is creating chaos,” External link

timesofindia Thursday, June 25, 2020 4:26:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Our ambulance system, our medical system is under pressure now. Today, we are having to take patients in buses," External link

khaleejtimes Thursday, June 25, 2020 4:10:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Our ambulance system, our medical system is under pressure now. Today, we are having to take patients in buses,” External link

gulf-times Thursday, June 25, 2020 2:59:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “This is not a fight between Amit Shah and (Chief Minister Arvind) Kejriwal’s model,” External link

gulf-times Thursday, June 25, 2020 2:59:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “It’s not a matter of the Amit Shah model versus Arvind Kejriwal model of fighting Covid-19. It’s about ensuring minimum inconvenience to the public and also that the administrative machinery fighting the pandemic is not overburdened,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, June 25, 2020 2:17:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Delhi is reporting over 3,000 Covid-19 positive cases daily. We have written to the L-G, explaining how his directive is causing chaos. We have urged him to roll back his decision. The district authorities are in the process of arranging buses to adhere to the order and they are overburdened. We have requested the L-G to preside over a meeting of the state disaster management authority at the earliest. However, we have not got any response yet,” External link

HindustanTimes Thursday, June 25, 2020 2:17:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "I request the Union home minister with folded hands to scrap the new system as people have been facing a lot of problems," External link

news-yahoo-in Thursday, June 25, 2020 1:41:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Yesterday, I had written a letter to the L-G (Lieutenant-Governor Anil Baijal) to change the new policy which is creating a lot of problem... I had told L-G sir to call an SDMA (State Disaster Management Authority) meeting and change the policy. But the L-G did not reply to the letter,” External link

thehindu Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:33:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “There are currently two models on COVID-19 in Delhi. The first model is by Amit Shah ji and the second model is of [Delhi Chief Minister] Arvind Kejriwal ji… I have written to the Home Minister that this is not about your model versus my model. The focus should remain on what model when implemented would ease the problems of the people of Delhi,” External link

thehindu Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:33:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Today Delhi has two coronavirus models - one is the Amit Shah model, which says that anyone testing positive has to go to a quarantine centre. The other one is the Kejriwal model, which says that a team visits the patient’s home to assess the severity of the case,” External link

rt Thursday, June 25, 2020 12:18:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Yesterday, I had written a letter to the L-G (Lieutenant-Governor Anil Baijal) to change the new policy which is creating a lot of problem... I had told L-G sir to call an SDMA (State Disaster Management Authority) meeting and change the policy. But the L-G did not reply to the letter,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, June 24, 2020 11:27:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “There are currently two models on COVID-19 in Delhi. The first model is by Amit Shah ji and the second model is of [Delhi Chief Minister] Arvind Kejriwal ji… I have written to the Home Minister that this is not about your model versus my model. The focus should remain on what model when implemented would ease the problems of the people of Delhi,” External link

Hindu Wednesday, June 24, 2020 11:27:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “I request the Union home minister with folded hands to scrap the new system as people have been facing a lot of problems,” External link

financialexpress Wednesday, June 24, 2020 8:48:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "I request the Union home minister with folded hands to scrap the new system as people have been facing a lot of problems," External link

firstpost Wednesday, June 24, 2020 4:33:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "On the one hand, they (district administration) are conducting mass level testing. On the other, they are taking all people who test positive to a COVID care centre for a clinical assessment," External link

firstpost Wednesday, June 24, 2020 4:33:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Our ambulance system, our medical system is under pressure now. Today, we are having to take patients in buses,” External link

thehimalayantimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 3:34:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Our ambulance system, our medical system is under pressure now. Today, we are having to take patients in buses," External link

dhakatribune Wednesday, June 24, 2020 3:03:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Our ambulance system, our medical system is under pressure now. Today, we are having to take patients in buses," External link

khaleejtimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 2:11:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Our ambulance system, our medical system is under pressure now. Today, we are having to take patients in buses,” External link

dailymaverick Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:53:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia claimed : “Nowadays Delhi has two coronavirus designs – just one is the Amit Shah model, which states that any person testing favourable has to go a quarantine centre. The other one particular is the Kejriwal model, which says that a group visits the patient’s household to assess the severity of the circumstance,” External link

haveeru Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:40:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia stated ( about Amit Shah ) : “I have told Amit Shah that this is not ‘your design versus my model’ fight. We have to minimise the inconvenience for people,” External link

haveeru Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:40:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Our ambulance system, our medical system is under pressure now. Today, we are having to take patients in buses," External link

thepeninsulaqatar Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:30:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Our ambulance system, our medical system is under pressure now. Today, we are having to take patients in buses," External link

msn-uk Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:19:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “It’s not a matter of Amit Shah model versus Arvind Kejriwal model of fighting Covid-19. It’s about ensuring minimum inconvenience to the public and also the administrative machinery fighting against the pandemic is not overburdened,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:15:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “It’s not a matter of Amit Shah model versus Arvind Kejriwal model of fighting Covid-19. It’s about ensuring minimum inconvenience to the public and also the administrative machinery fighting against the pandemic is not overburdened.” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:15:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “It’s not a matter of Amit Shah model versus Arvind Kejriwal model of fighting Covid-19. It’s about ensuring minimum inconvenience to the public and also the administrative machinery fighting against the pandemic is not overburdened,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:15:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Delhi is reporting over 3,000 Covid-19 positive cases daily. We have written to the L-G explaining how his directive is causing chaos. We have urged him to roll-back his decision. The district administration authorities are in the process of arranging buses to adhere to the order and they are overburdened. We have requested the L-G to preside over a meeting of the state disaster management authority at the earliest. However, we have not got any response yet,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:15:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Our ambulance system, our medical system is under pressure now. Today, we are having to take patients in buses," External link

yenisafak-en Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:07:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Why should one go to the quarantine centre for checkup? Has he made any mistake? At a time when the government should help him, we are giving him the punishment of standing in long queues,” External link

india Wednesday, June 24, 2020 12:54:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “People have to be taken in buses to Covid care centres for a clinical assessment,” External link

economictimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 11:47:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said ( about Amit Shah ) : “Right from the beginning of our fight, there have been several models introduced in Delhi I request Amit Shah ji to intervene. You had intervened when five-day mandatory institutional quarantine had been introduced in Delhi. Now every person requires to go to a government-run institution. I hope you will intervene and help,” External link

economictimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 11:47:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Yesterday, I had written a letter to LG (Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal) sir to change the new policy according to which, every corona patient has to go to a quarantine centre, which is creating a lot of problem... I had told LG sir to call SDMA (State Disaster Management Authority) meeting and change the policy. But the LG did not reply to the letter and did not call the SDMA's meeting,” External link

thehindu Wednesday, June 24, 2020 11:42:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “I had requested Lt Governor to change the rule under which every Covid-19 patient is required to visit a quarantine centre for assessment. It has been two days, but I haven’t received any reply. This new system has created pressure on administration,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 11:25:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “This is not fight between Amit Shah’s model and Kejriwal’s model. We should implement system in which people don’t face problems,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 11:25:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia asked : “The new system is not suitable for anyone. Under the system that was in practice till recently, patients in home isolation were provided consultation over the phone daily. This system was running smoothly. Is ending this system and calling patients to the Covid centres appropriate?” External link

timesofindia Wednesday, June 24, 2020 4:57:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “People are worried, not because of the disease, but for the trouble they would go through, waiting in queues outside the care centre to get checked,” External link

timesofindia Wednesday, June 24, 2020 4:57:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Coronavirus patients will have to go to the quarantine centres and stand in long queues, which will aggravate their illness and pass it on to others. How will they reach the centres? Ambulances should be kept for taking severe patients to hospitals rather than transporting people with mild symptoms to these centres,” “I am hopeful that the L-G will soon call a meeting of the state disaster management authority to change this decision and resolve the problems of the patient,” External link

HindustanTimes Wednesday, June 24, 2020 12:35:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “More than 3,000 patients are testing positive for Covid-19 every day and if they are made to stand in queues outside quarantine centres, they run the risk of infecting even more people around them. This (the new rule) has also added to the already overburdened ambulance services. Should the ambulance take critical Covid-19 patients to the hospital or should the ambulance take asymptomatic patients to the quarantine centres for a checkup?” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, June 23, 2020 11:52:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “I have written to the L-G to implement the earlier system in Delhi, in which, if a person tests positive, then a government medical team visits him, and if he does not have any symptom then he is home quarantined. If he has any symptoms, then he is shifted to a hospital and if his house is not appropriate, then he is moved to a quarantine centre” External link

Hindu Tuesday, June 23, 2020 9:42:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia added : “Every new COVID-19 patient is worried that he will have to stand in the line at a quarantine centre and get examined. Why should he go? How will he go? The government should help him or increase his difficulty,” External link

Hindu Tuesday, June 23, 2020 9:42:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia stated : "According to new policy by the L-G sir, every corona patient will have to now go to quarantine centre and he will be examined. If the person can be home isolated then he will be sent by back home and if he has symptoms then the person will be admitted in quarantine centre," "Because of this, the major problem people face is that, as soon as a person is found COVID positive, he will have to go to quarantine centre, else police or officials we call the person. People are worried that police and officials will take them," External link

thehindu Tuesday, June 23, 2020 5:05:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia wrote : “In a situation like this, how are ambulances to transport so many patients going to be arranged? For the district administrations and the health department already stretched to the limit in carrying out testing, tracking and containment measures, this is a near impossible task,” External link

expressindia Tuesday, June 23, 2020 4:06:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Why should one go to quarantine centre for checkup? Has he made any mistake? At a time when the government should help him, we are giving him punishment of standing in long queues," External link

newindianexpress Tuesday, June 23, 2020 2:58:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "I have written a letter to LG sir to implement the earlier system in Delhi, in which, if a person is tested corona positive, then a government's medical team visits him and if he does not have any symptom then he will be home quarantined, if any symptoms, then shifted to a hospital and if his house is not appropriate, then move him to a quarantine centre," External link

thehindu Tuesday, June 23, 2020 2:02:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "I have written a letter to LG sir to implement the earlier system in Delhi, in which, if a person is tested corona positive, then a government's medical team visits him and if he does not have any symptom then he will be home quarantined, if any symptoms, then shifted to a hospital and if his house is not appropriate, then move him to a quarantine centre," External link

Hindu Tuesday, June 23, 2020 12:38:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia stated : "According to new policy by the L-G sir, every corona patient will have to now go to quarantine centre and he will be examined. If the person can be home isolated then he will be sent by back home and if he has symptoms then the person will be admitted in quarantine centre," "Because of this, the major problem people face is that, as soon as a person is found COVID positive, he will have to go to quarantine centre, else police or officials we call the person. People are worried that police and officials will take them," External link

thehindu Tuesday, June 23, 2020 12:33:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “Some have devised their own plan where they are continuing with the old system which was valid until Friday where a team led by the district surveillance officer (DSO) visits the house of the Covid positive patients and do all the required assessment. So, there is a lot of confusion, not just with the local teams, but more importantly, patients are also clueless,” External link

HindustanTimes Monday, June 22, 2020 11:41:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said ( about Arvind Kejriwal ) : "We express our gratitude to the LG for the decision. Under the leadership of chief minister Arvind Kejriwal, we will not let the people of Delhi suffer" External link

timesofindia Sunday, June 21, 2020 2:50:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said ( about Arvind Kejriwal ) : “We have been able to clear all the doubts that the L-G had regarding home isolation. Home isolation will now continue. We thank the L-G for this. Under the leadership of chief minister Arvind Kejriwal, we will not allow any Delhi resident to suffer,” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, June 21, 2020 2:41:00 AM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : “The Delhi government opposed the L-G sir’s decision regarding ending home isolation. There was no decision on this either. There will be discussion again in the evening,” External link

Hindu Saturday, June 20, 2020 8:14:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia said : "Ending home isolation is against the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) guidelines and will create chaos in Delhi," External link

dnaindia Saturday, June 20, 2020 5:29:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia disse : "Precisaremos de pelo menos 80.000 leitos para 550.000 contaminações em Délhi até 31 de julho" External link

em Tuesday, June 9, 2020 5:53:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia disse : "Precisaremos de pelo menos 80.000 leitos para 550.000 contaminações em Délhi até 31 de julho" External link

uol Tuesday, June 9, 2020 5:38:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia assure : "Si on la maintient pendant encore dix jours, les sources de pollution seront réduites et on aura au moins un peu de répit" External link

francetvinfo Monday, November 4, 2019 8:35:00 PM EAT

Manish Sisodia déclaré : "C'est un état d'esprit typiquement colonial. C'est intolérable. C'est inhumain. Notre Constitution est basée sur l'égalité. Je pense que leur licence leur sera retirée" External link

french-news Monday, June 13, 2016 8:44:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
minister57.74%EN12/05/201705/12/2017
vice-ministre0.22%FR11/08/201708/11/2017
education minister8.11%EN11/07/201707/11/2017
deputy4.47%EN11/07/201707/11/2017
counsel0.06%EN10/16/201716/10/2017
finance minister2.01%EN10/15/201715/10/2017
minister of delhi0.95%EN10/07/201707/10/2017
leader11.51%EN10/05/201705/10/2017
transport minister0.11%EN10/03/201703/10/2017
state finance minister0.06%EN09/25/201725/09/2017
culture minister0.11%EN09/03/201703/09/2017
health minister0.28%EN09/01/201701/09/2017
child development minister0.06%EN08/20/201720/08/2017
tourism minister0.17%EN08/02/201702/08/2017
chief0.06%EN05/04/201704/05/2017
minister for education0.11%EN12/20/201620/12/2016
director0.11%EN12/17/201617/12/2016
aam aadmi party leader0.06%EN12/14/201614/12/2016
aadmi party leader0.06%EN12/14/201614/12/2016
environment minister0.11%EN11/07/201607/11/2016
journalist0.06%EN10/08/201608/10/2016
member1.62%EN09/12/201612/09/2016
deputy cm1.79%EN07/05/201605/07/2016
colleague2.68%EN02/14/201514/02/2015
close aide1.12%EN02/14/201514/02/2015
cabinet minister0.17%EN02/14/201514/02/2015
aam aadmi party colleague0.22%EN02/13/201513/02/2015
aide0.34%EN02/06/201506/02/2015
leader0.28%SA09/10/201410/09/2014
spokesman0.17%EN04/24/201424/04/2014
Names Lang Count
Manish SisodiaEN99.50%
Manish SisodiaSA0.25%
Manish SisodiaFR0.20%
MANISH SISODIAEN0.05%
Manish SisodiaPT0.00%


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Amit Shah said ( about Manish Sisodia ) : “In second week of this month, Manish Sisodia had made a remark that by July 31, Delhi will have 5.5 lakh coronavirus cases and that it will be bad situation in Delhi…I don’t want to get into it but after this remark and a suggestion by the PM to take an initiative, we decided to hold a coordination meeting on June 14 of the Union government, Delhi government and the MCD…the Centre is not interfering but coordination with others in this matter…the decision of inspection of all houses in containment zones and house to house inspection were taken after suggestions given to us during the coordination meetings, including by experts,” External link

asianage Monday, June 29, 2020 9:15:00 AM EAT

Amit Shah asserted ( about Manish Sisodia ) : “After Manish Sisodia’s statement, PM also asked me, Home Ministry, to help Delhi Govt. Soon after, a coordination meeting was called and a number of decisions, including testing of all individuals in containment zones, were taken. Now the situation won’t reach that stage. We will be in a much better situation because we stressed preventive measures,” External link

india Monday, June 29, 2020 7:44:00 AM EAT

Amit Shah said ( about Manish Sisodia ) : “Around the second week of June, Delhi deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia said that by July 31, there will be 5.50 lakh persons infected with the virus. He that there will be no place left, no beds left and the situation will be difficult. This created a lot of fear in the minds of people in Delhi . His estimate was based on figures. I do not want to go into whether estimate was right or wrong. But a situation of fear arose and some people started mulling an exodus (out of Delhi),” External link

HindustanTimes Sunday, June 28, 2020 10:00:00 PM EAT

Amit Shah said ( about Manish Sisodia ) : "Around the second week of June, Delhi deputy chief Minister Manish Sisodia said that by July 31 there will be 5.50 lakh persons infected with the virus. He said that there will be no place left, no beds left and the situation will be difficult. This created a lot of fear in the minds of people in Delhi. His estimate was based on figures. I do not want to go into whether estimate was right or wrong. But a situation of fear arose and some people started mulling an exodus (out of Delhi)," External link

timesofindia Sunday, June 28, 2020 12:06:00 PM EAT