DL-HOMELESS-DUSIB - 1,100 homeless in Delhi prefer streets over shelters: DUSIB
Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.
New Delhi, Jan 14 (PTI) As icy winds and cold conditions swept Delhi this winter, authorities in the national capital failed to persuade more than 1,100 homeless people to temporarily move to night shelters, according to official data.
The Delhi government has been informed that roughly 1,167 people scattered across the city have rejected repeated attempts by rescue teams to place them in night shelters.
The Delhi Urban Shelter Improvement Board (DUSIB), which deploys the rescue teams, has writt ...