Air quality in Delhi continues to remain in ‘severe’ category

The air quality in Delhi continues to remain in the ‘severe’ category this morning. According to the Central Pollution Control Board, the city’s air quality index was recorded 461 at 7 AM. An Air Quality Index between 201 and 300 is considered poor, 301 to 400 very poor and 401 to 500 severe.
The System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research, SAFAR has forecast that the Air quality will stay at the Severe to the higher end of the ‘Very poor’ category today. SAFAR has advised people to avoid all physical activity outdoors. It has asked people to stop any activity level if they experience any unusual coughing, chest discomfort, wheezing, breathing difficulty, or fatigue.


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