Delhi pollution woes: An explainer on the practice of stubble burning
Updated : October 16, 2019 05:19 PM IST
The Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party government has been blaming the severe air pollution in Delhi on these stubble burning activities.
The latest image from NASA shows large scale crop residue burning in states surrounding Delhi.
The practice is particularly severe in states like Punjab, Haryana and UP that depend heavily on the agriculture sector.
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