Wind knocked out, air turns bad in Indo-Gangetic Plains

Hindustan Times | Oct 23, 2020 at 8:29 PM
  • The air shed is a region in which the atmosphere shares common features with respect to dispersion of pollutants.
  • Though the National Clean Air Programme (NCAP) mentions contribution from sources outside Delhi due to winds carrying pollution with the incoming air towards Delhi-NCR, indicating the regional aspect of air pollution, the focus of the Union government’s pollution fight has been largely city-specific.