Smog blankets Delhi, air quality remains 'Poor'

A layer of thick smog blankets the national capital on November 17. There is no respite for people as air quality remains 'Poor'. According to Air Quality Index (AQI), major pollutants in Delhi's Lodhi Road, PM 2.5 stood at 226, and PM 10 at 222, which means 'poor'. To curb air pollution, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal-led government in Delhi has announced implementation of odd-even scheme from Nov 04-15.