The Delhi-NCR region has been in the spotlight for the past few days over air pollution shooting to alarming levels with toxic smog enveloping the region.
Delhi Fog: 14 Trains Cancelled, 60 Delayed, Flights Schedule Affected As Winter Intensifies In National Capital
As cold wave continues to grip Delhi-NCR on Thursday morning, trains and flight schedule has adversely been affected by the low visibility.
This will soon be a reality in Delhi-NCR with the much-awaited pod taxi project — India’s first — crossing another checkpoint.
With the Sri Lankan cricket team’s dramatic protest against playing conditions highlighting the mounting embarrassment over Delhi’s pollution, a PMO-headed panel met on Monday and reviewed the need for more accurate real-time monitoring of air quality and measures to control stubble burning.
NITI Aayog, the government think-tank, has proposed to set up 46 DC quick-charging and 89 AC slow charging stations in the Gurgaon-IGI-South Delhi-Noida corridor, with the first batch of installations set to happen this month.
There is a dire need to bring in lifestyle and environment changes to fight the increasing pollution levels in Delhi-NCR.
The Haryana State Pollution Control Board(HSPCB) will issue directions to industries on Thursday to stop using furnace oil and petroleum coke as fuel, after the Supreme Court issued directions to control pollution on Tuesday.
The National Green Tribunal on Monday imposed fine on Indian Railways for not complying with the solid waste management rules.
The Supreme Court on Tuesday banned transportation of firecrackers in Delhi-NCR for Dussehra and Diwali, with an emphasis on “health of children should be of foremost concern in this regard.”