As Air Quality in Delhi continues to deteriorate, the AQI in the state moved to a hazardous level in various regions. Reacting over the same Indian National Congress leader Abhishek Singhvi on Wednesday took to Twitter and questioned the Delhi Government and the Central Government for the work done by them to control the rising air pollution in Delhi.
Given that the AQI for Delhi as on 13.11.2019 is still 570 which is hazardous level, I want to know which stakeholders are talking about it and what else is the Delhi Govt & Centre doing in respect of bringing it down.— Abhishek Singhvi (@DrAMSinghvi) November 13, 2019
Tweeting further the senior Congress leader wrote, "Delhi People are forced to die slowly, and the Center and the Delhi government is busy in accusation, propaganda, and commercials."
The Air Quality Index in RK Puram remained at 446 and Lodhi Road area, both of which remained in the severe category on Wednesday. Loni Dehat recorded an AQI at 571 meanwhile, Gurugram stood at 438. The Air Quality in Ghaziabad reached the 'severe' category on Tuesday as pollution mayhem continues. The Air Quality Index (AQI) in Indirapuram reached 441.
Delhi: Air Quality Index (AQI) at 446 in RK Puram and 435 around Lodhi Road area - both in 'Severe' category. pic.twitter.com/Qy5J8DdmTp— ANI (@ANI) November 13, 2019
The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued a notice to the Central and State governments on growing air pollution in Delhi. The Central Government informed the top court today that it is exploring different technologies that including from Japan to tackle air pollution in Northern India. To which the Supreme Court instructed the Center to review the technology and submit a report on it by December 3
The Top Court also asked the Center to explore the option of Hydrogen based fuel technology in order to tackle the rising air pollution in the northern states of the country.