Nation at 9: Pollution 20 times above normal

| Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 23:20
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Nation at 9

Pulling up official agencies for failing to curb pollution in the capital, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) Wednesday directed the Delhi government to identify “critically polluted areas” so that “immediate advisories” can be issued to the public by Thursday.

From identifying diesel generators as a source of pollution to setting a deadline of December 11 for agencies to submit compliance reports, the NGT bench also issued a series of directions after noting that the Air Quality Index in all areas in Delhi “consistently” showed high pollution.



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