The AQI in Delhi dropped to 386 in the "very poor" category on November 27. As per SAFAR, the AQI of Gurugram and Noida was recorded to be 355 and 391 respectively, in the "very poor" category. Reportedly, the air quality is likely to deteriorate to 428 in the "severe" category. However, "from 29th, a significant improvement in AQI is expected due to high wind speed,"… read-more
To mark the one year of the farmers' movement against the three farm laws, Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) is organising protests in various states, on November 26. At Delhi borders, thousands of farmers will reportedly come and protest. Farmers of states such as Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal and Bihar will join rallies planned by SKM. Notably, PM Narendra Modi already announced that the Centre will repeal the laws.
An incident of gas leakage was reported at Ekta Vihar in South Delhi's RK Puram at 9:15pm on November 24. About Five people were hospitalized at Safdargunj hospital for having issues of itchy eyes due to exposure of gas. Reportedly, they have been discharged now and are safe, but the reason for gas leakage has not been confirmed yet. The Delhi Police told… read-more
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
Delhi's best burger chain awardee, the Burger Club is all set to expand in different cities of India. As of now, the burger chain, Launched in 2015, has 28 outlets in the NCR region and is planning to have 50 + outlets in cities like Hyderabad, Kanpur, and Lucknow by 2021 December. ''We believe burgers should be enjoyed by everyone,'' said Sapna, Marketing Head at The Burger Club.
The Delhi Government announced to allow entry of electric vehicles and CNG vehicles in Delhi from November 27. In order to reduce air pollution, the AAP Government had imposed a ban on the entry of vehicles running on other fuels on November 22. The implemented measure would be in effect till December 3. In addition, schools, colleges, and other educational institutions will be shut until November 28.
West Bengal (WB) CM Mamata Banerjee is expected to meet PM Narendra Modi, on November 24. Scheduled in New Delhi, during the meeting, CM Banerjee would discuss the Border Security Force (BSF) issues, allowing search and arrest with extended jurisdiction without interference of state and central governments and West Bengal development. Mamata Banerjee is in Delhi since November 22 and is scheduled to return to WB on November 25.
President Ram Nath Kovind presented the prestigious Mahavir Chakra gallantry award to Colonel Santosh Babu. His wife received the award on November 23, at Defence Investiture Ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhavan, Delhi. Reportedly, Colonel Santosh Babu was martyred during the Indo-China clash held at the Galway Valley in July 2020. Approximately twenty soldiers of the Indian Army were martyred at the Actual Line Of Control (LAC) in Ladakh. … read-more
The Delhi Assembly Session is scheduled to commence from November 26. The National Legislative Secretariat released notification regarding the same and informed Members of the Legislative Assembly (MLAs) to attend the second session of the seventh Legislative Assembly. The National Capital Legislative session will begin at 11 AM, at the Assembly Hall Of Old Secretariat. The duration of the session will be decided by the Business Advisory… read-more
In New Delhi, the air quality is recorded in the "very poor" category for the 10th consecutive day on November 23, said the System of Air Quality & Weather Forecasting & Research (SAFAR). The overall Air Quality Index (AQI) improved by 37 points from November 22 and was reported at 315, as per ANI. The levels of PM 2.5 stood at 139 in the "very poor" category.
The Delhi government on November 21 extended the ban on the entry of trucks carrying non-essential goods until November 26. It also asked the Government offices and the private offices to give its employees work from home till the same date. Reportedly, these measures will curb the air pollution level in the capital. Besides, Delhi's air quality remained in the ''very poor'' category till November 21, reported ANI.