Delhi air quality very poor, feeling suffocated say residents

Hindustan Times | Oct 17, 2019 at 6:41 AM
  • With Air Quality Index (AQI) reading at 312 on Thursday, pollution level in Delhi entered the ‘very severe category’ with residents complaining of feeling ‘suffocated’.
  • Dust and smog continued to blanket Delhi and its nearby regions as the Center-run System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR) advised people of the sensitive category to avoid morning walks and any other outdoor activities.
  • PM 2.5 recorded on Thursday was 270.86.