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On November 11 & 12, No Odd-Even Scheme For Guru Nanak Birth Anniversary: Arvind Kejriwal
Arvind Kejriwal said: "As Sikhs were demanding relaxation in the odd-even scheme, the government has decided that the scheme will not apply on November 11 and 12".
The AAP Government had held a series of meeting to discuss the exemption.
New Delhi: The relaxation from the odd-even scheme is announced by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal during the celebrations of 550th birth anniversary of Shri Guru Nanak Dev on November 11 and 12.
Addressing a press conference in Delhi, the CM said "As Sikhs were demanding relaxation in the odd-even scheme, the government has decided that the scheme will not apply on November 11 and 12 in the light of celebrations of 550th Guru Nanak Dev ji anniversary."
Delhi Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot had said that MLA Jarnail Singh, along with a delegation, had visited them regarding the matter on Tuesday. Some other delegations had also met them over the same issue.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal: In the light of celebrations of 550th Guru Nanak Dev ji anniversary, Delhi govt has decided that #OddEven scheme won't apply on 11th and 12th November. pic.twitter.com/RpwiKSgKQR— ANI (@ANI) November 8, 2019
Lakhs of people may have to face a lot of trouble to travel to different parts of the city and Mr Kejriwal had also received other such requests from around the city.
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