Indian capital to restrict cars in November to curb pollution

Al Jazeera | Sep 13, 2019 at 12:23 PM
  • Which was first introduced in 2016, private vehicles will be allowed on the roads only on alternate days, depending on whether their license plates bear an even or an odd number.
  • New Delhi is the world’s most polluted capital city, according to several studies, plagued by vehicular and industrial emissions, dust from construction sites, and smoke from the burning of rubbish and crop residue in northern India.
  • North Indian cities, including New Delhi, top the list of places with the worst air in the world.