Cars plying through smog in Delhi
Vehicles plying though smog on a road in New Delhi | PTI
Text Size:

New Delhi: An IIT-Kanpur study released in 2016 highlighted the alarming levels of pollution in Delhi in a comprehensive study on the air pollution and greenhouse gases in the city.

The report was submitted to the Delhi government and Delhi Pollution Control Committee.

Among the many threats, the study stated that particulate pollution was the main concern in the capital. In fact, during the summer and winter months, the levels of PM10 and PM2.5 were 4-7 times higher than the national air quality standards.

Read the complete study here:  


Also read: What is hydrogen fuel? Supreme Court’s solution to Delhi’s air pollution crisis


 

ThePrint is now on Telegram. For the best reports & opinion on politics, governance and more, subscribe to ThePrint on Telegram.

Subscribe to our YouTube channel.

1 Comment Share Your Views

1 COMMENT

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here