Delhi Air Pollution Crisis Intensify; Parliamentary panel chairs a meet over the issue

The people in Delhi and NCR are facing 2 health-related challenges, one, the increasing Coronavirus cases, on a daily basis nearly 7000 cases are reported from the national capital. Two, deteriorating air quality, rising pollution level during the onset of winter, which is normally called as winter pollution has become an annual phenomenon. Policymakers so far have not been able to tackle this issue.

Today, the Top officials of the Union environment and the health ministries and the governments of Delhi, Haryana and Punjab are set to depose before a parliamentary panel to find a permanent solution to air pollution in the national capital and adjoining areas.