Delhi Cold Wave Escalates with Minimal Air Quality
03 Jan 2019
Delhi NCR experienced heavy drop in temperature which dropped the air quality to minimum. Sunita Pathak, a sports person, commented that increasing smog and particles in air are causing issues as she can’t maintain her health due to breathing difficulties. Delhi needs to improve air quality and lead other states to become a pollution free by decreasing fireworks and other pollutants. Residents are advised not to engage in outdoor activities due to high toxic air. Children are at disadvantage as they breathe at higher rates. Organ systems can be adversely affected. Recent studies states pollution causes high mortality rates.