This is the first time when water rates have risen under Arvind Kejriwal's governance. Photograph:( Zee News Network )
The Delhi Jal Board has decided to up water and sewer tariffs in the city by 20%.
The increase will be applicable for water consumption over 20,000 litres in a month.
Delhi Jal Board hikes tariff by 20% (including water and sewer). There will be no change in tariff for up to 20 thousand litre per month— ANI (@ANI) December 26, 2017
However, there will be no changes in the tariff for up to 20 thousand litres of water consumption.
This is the first time when water rates have risen under Arvind Kejriwal's governance.
NO change in water tariff in Delhi for households using upto 20,000 litres per month for third consecutive year.— Nagendar Sharma (@sharmanagendar) December 26, 2017
Above 20,000 litres, a 20% combined hike on water & sewer charges approved in Delhi Jal Board meeting
Delhi's Chief Minister, Arvind Kejriwal, is the Chairman of Delhi Jal Board.