Pollution on rise in Delhi, locals continue to suffer

Delhiites continued to breathe poor air. On November 06, the quality index stood in 'severe' category, according to Central Pollution Control Board. Kejriwal-led government on November 05 announced a ban on crackers to combat pollution in view of Diwali festival. State government has also introduced several campaigns to control pollution like "Red light on, Gaadi off".