Dense fog in Delhi severely affected railway operations as 12 trains were delayed due to low visibility. Some prominent trains including Puri-New Delhi Purushottam Express, Howrah-New Delhi Poorva Express, Bhagalpur-Anand Vihar Garib Rath Express, Varanasi-New Delhi Kashi Vishwanath Express and New Jalpaiguri-New Delhi Express have been delayed by several hours.
Most of these trains were running late by 2-3 hours due to very low visibility around the national capital. On Thursday (January 2), a dense covering of fog could be seen across the national capital and Noida.
Not just railway operations but early morning traffic also slowed down due to foggy conditions. The city’s air quality has also dipped as air quality touched severe’ category. Read More