This decision was made by Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority (EPCA), which monitors the performance of the Graded Response Action Plan (GRAP).
The farmers say that they’ve been using groundwater instead of the water from the river for irrigation.
Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), data shows the air quality index (AQI) in Delhi is 119, which is in the ‘moderate’ category.
NGT has directed Haryana authorities to inspect and verify the allegations on illegal minings and stone crushings in Dadri District.
Neighbourhood News Desk Due to the increase in pollution the CPCB has shifted its radar from big cities to small towns. According to the senior CPCB official the activities that are increasing pollution rate under which Delhi’s air is also getting affected. So while our initial focus is […]