Delhi's air quality very poor, MeT conditions slightly favourable for pollutant dispersion
Updated : December 26, 2018 02:31 PM IST
The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) data showed the overall air quality index (AQI) at 'very poor' level of 396, while the Centre-run System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting (SAFAR) showed an AQI of 369 which too falls in the 'very poor' category.
According to the CPCB data, 21 areas recorded severe pollution, while 13 areas witnessed 'very poor' air quality. In NCR, Ghaziabad recorded 'severe' air quality while Faridabad, Gurgaon and Noida recorded 'very poor' air quality.