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Pollution Levels Higher In Delhi This Diwali As Compared To 2019: Central Pollution Control Board

Pollution Levels Higher In Delhi This Diwali As Compared To 2019: Central Pollution Control Board
Air Pollution Delhi News
In 2020, on Diwali day, a decrease in PM 10 and PM 2.5 was observed as compared to pre-Diwali day by about 16 per cent and 18 per cent, stated Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) ...
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Air Pollution And COVID-19: Is It About Time To Shift From Cloth Mask To Pollution Safe N95 Or N99 Mask?

Air Pollution And COVID-19 Is It About Time To Shift From Cloth Mask To Pollution Safe N95 Or N99 Mask
Air Pollution Coronavirus Outbreak News
A recent Harvard study has shown that people with COVID-19 who live in regions with high levels of air pollution are more likely to die from the disease than people who live in less polluted areas ...
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73% Of Delhi-NCR Residents’ Family Members Are Facing Air Pollution Related Ailments, Experts Say The Number Will Rise

73% Of Delhi-NCR Residents’ Family Members Are Facing Air Pollution Related Ailments, Experts Say The Number Will Rise
Air Pollution Delhi News
According to a survey conducted by LocalCircles, a community social media platform, 85 per cent of 5,965 responses from Delhi said they have one or more member at home suffering from pollution related ailments including cold, cough, burning eyes, and headache ...
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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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Study Estimates Exposure To Air Pollution Increases COVID-19 Deaths By 15 Per Cent Worldwide

Study Estimates Exposure To Air Pollution Increases COVID-19 Deaths By 15 Per Cent Worldwide
Air Pollution Coronavirus Outbreak News
According to one of the researchers, Professor Jos Lelieveld, it's likely that particulate matter plays a role in 'super-spreading events' by favouring transmission of COVID-19 ...
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Air Pollution Rises In Delhi-NCR, Gurugram Citizens Call For Action Against Waste Burning And Tackle It Like COVID-19

Air Pollution Rises In Delhi-NCR, Gurugram Citizens Call For Action Against Waste Burning And Tackle It Like COVID-19
Air Pollution News Waste Management
According to health experts, tackling the issue of waste burning is even more pivotal now given the fact the nation is battling a coronavirus pandemic and both COVID-19 and air pollution essentially target respiratory system and lungs ...
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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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Parliamentary Panel Recommends Additional Rs. 200 Crore For Centre-Run Pollution Control Programme

Parliamentary Panel Recommends Additional Rs. 200 Crore For Centre-Run Pollution Control Programme
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Observing the reduction in fund allocation under the National Clean Air Programme (NCAP), a parliamentary panel has recommended that the programme need Rs. 200 crore more ...
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Budget 2020: Experts And Citizens Call For Combating Air Pollution- A Public Health Threat

Budget 2020: Experts And Citizens Call For Combating Air Pollution- A Public Health Threat
Air Pollution Features News
Budget 2020 expectations: From the upcoming budget, environmentalists, air pollution experts and other citizens expect an increase in budget allocation for consistent efforts towards curbing air pollution across the country ...
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Bihar Is Making Efforts To Control Pollution, Conserve Water, And Increase Green Cover: CM Nitish Kumar

Bihar Is Making Efforts To Control Pollution, Conserve Water, And Increase Green Cover: CM Nitish Kumar
Air Pollution Bihar News
Stressing on Bihar's effort to combat air pollution, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar informed that the state's green cover has increased and to reduce vehicular pollution, the state is promoting the use of electric cars ...
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Install Smog Towers At Connaught Place, Anand Vihar In Three Months: Supreme Court To Central And State Government

Install Smog Towers At Connaught Place, Anand Vihar In Three Months: Supreme Court To Central And State Goernment
Air Pollution Delhi News
A bench of Justices Arun Mishra and Deepak Gupta directed the Delhi government to provide space of 30x30 meters for installation of experimental smog tower at Anand Vihar within seven days ...
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Delhi’s Lung Choker Stubble Put To Good Use By Bihar Women

Delhi’s Lung Choker Stubble Put To Good Use By Bihar Women
Air Pollution News
In many villages of the West Champaran district, women make items like mats and stools from the stubble ...
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