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Delhi's Air Quality Slips To 'Severe' Category With 431 AQI: SAFAR

Delhi's air quality has fallen into the "Severe" category, after reporting 430 AQI (Air Quality Index), said SAFAR on December 26. The situation worsened in 24 hours, from December 25's 398 AQI, which was "very poor" category to 430 AQI. In the past, the AQI of Delhi has been fluctuating, with efforts of Delhi Government and the Control Pollution Board to enhance it.

Sun, 26 Dec 2021 - 02:16 PM / by Varsha Joshi

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