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79% Of Delhi-NCR Residents Want Ban On Firecrackers Sale This Diwali, 75% Say Anti-Pollution Plan Not Implemented Well: Survey

79% Of Delhi-NCR Residents Want Ban On Firecrackers Sale This Diwali, 75% Say Anti-Pollution Plan Not Implemented Well: Survey
Air Pollution Delhi News
With the declining air quality of Delhi-NCR, stricter pollution control measures under the Graded Response Action Plan (GRAP) came into effect across the region on October 15, however, residents revealed in a survey that the pollution abatement plan is not being implemented effectively ...
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COVID-19: Centre Advises States, UTs To Gear Up ‘Testing, Tracking And Treatment’ Strategy During Festivities

COVID-19: Centre Advises States, UTs To Gear Up 'Testing, Tracking And Treatment' Strategy During Festivities
Coronavirus Outbreak News
On October 29, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan reviewed the status of response measures to COVID-19 in West Bengal, Delhi and Kerala ...
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With Rise In COVID-19 Cases In Delhi, Health Minister Satyendar Jain Hints At The Possibility Of The Third Wave

With Rise In COVID-19 Cases In Delhi, Health Minister Satyendar Jain Hints At The Possibility Of The Third Wave
Coronavirus Outbreak Delhi News
Talking about the rise in COVID-19 cases in Delhi, Health Minister Satyendar Jain said that it is too early to call it a third wave but there is a possibility ...
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Centre Introduces New Law Through Ordinance To Tackle Air Pollution In Delhi-NCR

Centre Introduces New Law Through Ordinance To Tackle Air Pollution In Delhi-NCR
Air Pollution Delhi News
According to the ordinance on combating air pollution, any non-compliance of any provisions/rules or order/direction under the new law will be an offence punishable with a jail term up to five years or with a fine up to Rs. 1 crore or with both ...
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Delhi CM Launches ‘Green Delhi’ App To Increase Citizen Participation In The Fight Against Air Pollution

Delhi CM Launches ‘Green Delhi' App To Increase Citizen Participation In The Fight Against Air Pollution
Air Pollution Delhi News
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal launched ‘Green Delhi’ mobile application that enables users to file complaints related to pollution causing activities ...
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Over 2,000 Patients Benefited From Plasma Therapy, Saved My Life Too: Delhi Health Minister

Over 2,000 Patients Benefited From Plasma Therapy, Saved My Life Too: Delhi Health Minister
Coronavirus Outbreak Delhi News
A randomised study led by the Indian Council of Medical Research, on 464 patients in 39 hospitals across 14 states and UTs has shown that plasma therapy does not reduce mortality or prevent progression of COVID-19 from moderate to severe ...
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Doctors In Delhi See Jump In Breathing Issues Amid COVID-19, Pollution

Doctors In Delhi See Jump In Breathing Issues Amid COVID-19, Pollution
Air Pollution Delhi News
Delhi had a record spell of clean air earlier this year after the government imposed a strict nationwide lockdown to curb the coronavirus outbreak but air quality has deteriorated in the last two months ...
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Delhi Pollution: Farm Fire Contribution Likely To Increase, Says Government

Delhi Pollution: Farm Fire Contribution Likely To Increase, Says Government
Air Pollution Delhi News
On October 18, a central government agency reported 1,230 farm fires in Delhi's neighbouring states, contributing to 17 per cent of the national capital's PM 2.5 levels, resulting in a 'poor' AQI index ...
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Change In Wind Direction, Significant Reduction Of Stubble Burning Will Help Improve Air Quality: IMD Delhi

Change In Wind Direction, Significant Reduction Of Stubble Burning Will Help Improve Air Quality IMD Delhi
Air Pollution Delhi News
Kuldeep Srivastava, head of IMD's regional weather forecasting centre is of the opinion that three factors are involved for deteriorating air quality - stubble burning in Punjab and Haryana; local pollutant; pollutants generated by industry or construction sites ...
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Ambulance Driver Who Ferried Hundreds Of COVID-19 Patients Succumbs To Virus In Delhi

Ambulance Driver Who Ferried Hundreds Of COVID-19 Patients Succumbs To Virus In Delhi
Delhi India’s Coronavirus Warriors
Aarif Khan was one of the ambulance drivers with NGO Shaheed Bhagat Singh Seva Dal who ferried more than 500 COVID-19 victims for their last rites ...
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Delhi May Witness Surge Of 15,000 COVID Cases Per Day In Winters: Centre

Delhi May Witness Surge Of 15,000 COVID Cases Per Day In Winters: Centre
Coronavirus Outbreak Delhi
The report has recommended that the Delhi government should get prepared for a daily surge of about 15,000 positive COVID cases and make arrangements for admissions of patients with moderate and severe disease ...
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Delhi Gets ‘Green War Room’ To Fight Pollution This Winter

Delhi Gets ‘Green War Room’ To Fight Pollution This Winter
Air Pollution Delhi News
The 'green war room' has three big screens one is for monitoring primary pollutants such as PM2.5 and PM10, ozone, sulphur dioxide, nitrogen dioxide, carbon monoxide, and wind speed ...
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