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No shortage of water in next summers in Delhi: Kejriwal

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

today said there would be no shortage of water in the city in the next summer.

Addressing a gathering after inaugurating a power substation in south Delhi, he said "There is problem of water supply in some areas of the city. We are working on many projects. I hope in next summers, you will not have the problem of water".

He also said that his government would enforce the proposed policy to cap excess charges by private hospitals, within a month.

The said private hospitals would not be allowed to have more than 50 per cent profit, as he claimed that such establishments were charging high prices and earning profits of over "1000 per cent".

asserted that his government would fulfil all its promises and urged the people to have patience.

"We have to fight a lot, files are stuck up. I am a quarter of a half state. If we have full statehood, work will be done quicker," he said.

Highlighting the achievements of his government in education, power and health sectors, the supremo said a scheme for doorstep service will be started in next couple of months.

"You have to pay bribe for documents like income and caste certificates. Now government officials will visit you for preparation of these documents at your houses. These documents will be delivered to your doorstep within a week," he said.

On being asked about the objection of to the government's doorstep delivery of ration scheme, said he would meet the L-G tomorrow.

The dispensation has often had run-ins with the office of the on a host of issues, ever since it formed government in 2015.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Mon, June 11 2018. 00:00 IST