Air quality index Delhi

Delhi-NCR wakes up to hazy morning, air quality continues to be 'poor'

The situation remains grim for the sixth consecutive day. At 6 am, the AQI in Delhi was 252. Noida was reeling under "very poor" category at 310 and AQI in Gurugram was at 247.

Oct 15, 2019, 10:39 AM IST

Air quality remains 'very poor' in Delhi as thick fog engulfs city

The air quality in Delhi continued to fall on Sunday, as the national capital remained engulfed in a thick blanket of fog in the morning.

Feb 03, 2019, 12:51 PM IST

India's first Air Quality Index: For better control of air pollution

Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the commencement of India's first ever Air Quality Index (AQI) on 6th of April, 2015. The index has been launched to provide real time information about pollution levels which will initially monitor air quality in 10 cities of the country. 

Jun 04, 2015, 19:11 PM IST