Delhi air quality takes a hit, thick smog covers sky

India Today | Oct 12, 2019 at 3:15 PM
  • Air Quality Index (AQI) of Delhi took a hit on Friday as the concentration of the particulate matter — PM 2.5 and PM 10 — levels in the air shot up.
  • Major pollutants PM 2.5 stood at 185 in the ‘moderate’ category and PM 10 at 201 in the ‘poor’ category in New Delhi’s Lodhi Road area.
  • 214 and Overall Delhi’s Air Quality Index was 222.