According to CPCB, the air quality in Delhi still remains in the severe category. Punjabi Bagh's AQI has been recorded at 460, Anand Vihar's 452 and RK Puram's 433.
Air quality across Delhi continues to be in the 'Severe' category as per the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB).— ANI (@ANI) November 8, 2023
AQI in Anand Vihar at 452, in RK Puram at 433, in Punjabi Bagh at 460 and in ITO at 413 pic.twitter.com/XkMRkt65sj
Despite slight improvement due to favorable weather conditions on Tuesday, the air remained very bad for the eighth consecutive day. At the same time, due to pollution, schools up to class 10 in Gautambuddh Nagar and Ghaziabad have been closed till further orders. It is forecast that the climate of Delhi may reach from very bad to severe category in the next six days.
Greater Noida worst in NCR
Greater Noida was the most polluted in Delhi NCR yesterday. The AQI here was recorded at 457. At the same time, Delhi was at second place where AQI was 395. Faridabad's AQI was 374, Ghaziabad's AQI 342, Gurugram's AQI 364 and Noida's AQI 355. According to the Central Pollution Control Board, there has been some improvement in the pollution level due to a slight increase in the night temperature on Tuesday. The mercury may fall again from Wednesday, due to which there is a possibility of increase in pollution levels.
AQI crosses 400 in half of Delhi
According to the Central Pollution Control Board, pollution levels crossed 400 at more than half the centers in Delhi on Tuesday evening. The board collects pollution data from 34 centres. Of these, Anand Vihar recorded the highest AQI of 448. AQI 400 in Shadipur, DTU, RK Puram, Punjabi Bagh, Mathura Road, IGI Airport, Nehru Nagar, Dwarka Sector 8, Patparganj, Dr. Karan Singh Shooting Range, Jahangirpuri, Rohini, Vivek Vihar, Narela, Okhla, Mudanka, Anand Vihar. remained more than.
Chances of drizzle on 10th
There are chances of light drizzle in Delhi on 10th November. According to the Regional Meteorological Centre, there may be fog in the morning till November 13. Also, due to change in weather directions on November 10, there may be light drizzle at some places.