Tags: Air Quality Index

Delhi’s air quality to deteriorate further in next two days

Pollution levels in the national capital dropped to the “very poor” category on Thursday evening and the city’s air quality is likely to worsen in the coming two days, government agencies said. Delhi’s Air Quality Index (AQI) has been recorded at 302, which falls under the “very poor” category. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has […]

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Air quality in Delhi-NCR continues to remain severe

Air quality in Delhi remained in the severe category on Thursday as the Delhi-NCR region continued to be shrouded by a thick layer of toxic smog. Schools in the Delhi-NCR region remained closed as per the direction of the authorities Wednesday night. The closure of the schools was recommended by the Environment Pollution Control Authority […]

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Poor air quality detected in Delhi, likely to worsen further

The national capital on Monday woke up to a thick, pale haze with the air quality remaining in the ‘poor’ category. According to the System of Air Quality Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR), the overall Air Quality Index (AQI) was recorded at 262 till 8 am, which falls under the poor category. An AQI between 0-50 is […]

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