Delhi Pollution Update : EPCA lifts ban on entry of trucks and construction

Delhi’s Environment Pollution Control Authority (EPCA) directed to allow entry of trucks and construction works in the capital, on Thursday morning. Hiked parking fees measure also got a recall. In Lodhi , pollutants level dipped, with PM10 and PM2.5 reaching a mark of 288 and 289. Soon, NGT is expected to hear Kejriwal government’s review petition for the implementation of the odd-even plan with exemptions for women and two-wheelers.

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, Yogi Adityanath, would be running an awareness campaign through the radio on air pollution till January 15. Varun Gandhi also tweet and ask, “When will we start incorporating inventive technological solutions to make our cities livable again?” While the BJP leader, Dharmendra Pradhan, the Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas tweets, “Happy to share that Government has decided to prepone the introduction of BS-VI grade Fuel in NCT of Delhi w.e.f. 1st April 2018 in place of 1st April 2020 as a sincere effort to curb the vehicular pollution in Delhi and adjoining areas.”

Apart from that, the Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar, share the image on Twitter today regarding the reduction in the total number of crop residue burning incidents in Haryana, in 2017-18.

Haryana stubble burning

Robert Vadra son in law of Congress party Chief, Sonia Gandhi also introduces some steps to stay safe from Poor air quality.