A senior scientist at the India Meteorological Department said the maximum wind speed was 10 kilometers per hour on Friday.
Till October 15, Delhi had recorded a total 3,21,031 cases of infection, overtaking Pune, where the number stood at 3,20,681.
The duty officer will be issued a token for food/refreshment upto maximum of Rs.40/- per employee to the driver and conductor who stay at depot in night.
North Delhi mayor Jai Prakash said that 26, 371 saplings and 25, 313 shrub-planted saplings were planted on roadsides and open spaces.
Under the 'Red Light On, Gaadi Off' initiative, people will be encouraged to switch the engines of their vehicles off while waiting at traffic signals.
Jal Board vice chairman Raghav Chadha said that zonal revenue officers with minimum adjustment cases and least complaints will be felicitated on a quarterly-basis.
DUTA President Rajib Ray said that using the Student Society Fund for paying outstanding salaries of teaching and non-teaching staff is unacceptable.
Wearing masks, doctors from Hindu Rao Hospital, Kasturba Hospital and Rajen Babu Tuberculosis Hospital held placards and raised slogans.
Hit by unpaid salaries, doctors at North Corporation-run Hindu Rao Hospital, Kasturba Hospital and Rajen Babu Tuberculosis Hospital say they are now battling financial and mental stress.
They said the man, a private company employee who works in Gokulpuri, was intercepted by its personnel while entering the Trilokpuri station at 11 AM.
They feel that lungs compromised due to pollution could lead to complications like pneumonia during COVID-19.
Special Judge Parveen Singh sent Nafees Khan to jail for 10 years while three convicts got seven-year jail term each and one person was awarded six-year imprisonment.
The average ventilation index has been 1,334 metre square per second in September and October this year as compared to 1,850 metre square per second during the corresponding period last year.
The Delhi government said several other states like Maharashtra and Odisha have also taken similar steps and put in place similar measures to combat the COVID-19 pandemic.
Pollution levels reduced slightly in the national capital on Friday with favourable wind speed helping in dispersion of pollutants, according to India Meteorological Department officials.