Delhi pollution

Delhi's air quality plunges to 'severe' category, SC suggests lockdown

The Supreme Court on Saturday termed the rise in air pollution in Delhi-NCR an "emergency" situation and asked the Centre and the Delhi government to take emergency measures to improve the air quality.

published on : 13th November 2021

Kejriwal starts ‘Red Light on, Gaadi off’ initiative to fight Delhi air pollution

Arvind Kejriwal urged Delhiites to help bring down pollution in the city by giving up vehicle use once in a week and turning off engines of vehicles at red lights. He also noted that pollution caused locally was in safe limit but stubble burning in other states was increasing it.

published on : 13th October 2021

Air quality in Delhi continues to remain poor

Air quality in Delhi remained in the poor category as stubble burning in the neighbouring states of Punjab and Haryana continues to take a toll on the city’s atmosphere. 

published on : 22nd October 2018