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Delhi’s Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal assured the citizens of Delhi that no homeless dies due to cold while sleeping on the roadside. Arvind Kejriwal was speaking during an inauguration of Two Night Shelters at Geeta Ghat locality near ISBT here on Friday.

While, there are 198 night shelters and 40 additional tents which can accommodate almost 19,000 people. The shelters also facilitate basic necessities provided by Delhi government. Chief Minister said, “Government ensures that no one dies while sleeping on roadside. If it happens it would be an embarrassment for government.”

The government also provides mobile app to inform government by sending the picture of any destitute that is sleeping on roadside and even mobile van which would pick up such destitute and bring him/her to those shelter.