Lockdown clears up India’s air

The Economic Times | Apr 2, 2020 at 10:32 AM
  • The Central Pollution Control Board has assessed that the ‘Janta Curfew’ on March 22 and the lockdown since March 24 has led to a near dramatic improvement in the air quality across large parts of India especially Delhi-NCR and the Indo-gangetic plain.
  • Key takeaways from the CPCB survey: * As on March 29, 2020, a total of 91 cities were under ‘Good’ & ‘Satisfactory’ category.
  • As on March 29, 2020 no city is under ‘Poor’ AQI category.