Pollutants

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  • Schools shut, construction halted, advisories issued as Capital's air pollution turns 'severe plus'

    Schools shut, construction halted, advisories issued as Capital's air pollution turns 'severe plus'

    As the toxic smog engulfing the national capital worsened on Wednesday, the Delhi government directed all schools, government as well as private, to remain shut from tomorrow till Sunday, noting that the "air pollution has become unbearable" in the city. The state government......

    November 9, 2017
  • Stay indoors, advise doctors

    Stay indoors, advise doctors

    With toxic smog engulfing the Capital on Tuesday, doctors advised people not to go out, particularly in the morning and evening hours. They suggested that people should also avoid physical activities like cycling or jogging as it leads to inhalation......

    November 8, 2017
  • Delhi air quality 12 times polluted in the morning hours

    Delhi air quality 12 times polluted in the morning hours

    Reeling under 'very poor' air quality with toxins since past month, the Delhi on Sunday saw pollution levels 12 to 19 times the permissible limit during morning hours. According to the data from Delhi Pollution Control Committee, the major pollutant......

    November 5, 2017