30 trains delayed, 18 cancelled as fog engulfs Delhi

Normal life continues to be disrupted as a thick layer of fog has engulfed the national capital and the nearby vicinity on Wednesday morning.

Published: 27th December 2017 10:55 AM  |   Last Updated: 27th December 2017 11:09 AM   |  A+A-

The Delhiites woke up to a foggy morning. (Image used for representaional purpose)

By ANI

NEW DELHI: Normal life continues to be disrupted as a thick layer of fog has engulfed the national capital and the nearby vicinity on Wednesday morning.

As many as 30 trains are running late, while 18 have been cancelled and six rescheduled. 

Meanwhile, the air quality index of Lodhi Road was recorded in the ‘poor’ category, with Particulate Matter (PM) 2.5 at 290 and PM 10 at 276, thus depicting degrading air quality.

The Meteorological Department has predicted a maximum temperature of 24 degrees Celsius, with lows of seven degree Celsius, coupled with a dense blanket of fog during the day.

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