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The burning truth - as farmers set fire to fields, Delhi braces for choking smog

Updated : October 15, 2018 03:43 PM IST

Late last year, Delhi and a large part of northern India were covered in a dangerous toxic smog that forced authorities to shut schools, ban diesel-run generators, construction, burning of garbage and non-essential truck deliveries.
The World Health Organisation said earlier this year India was home to the world's 14 most polluted cities, with Delhi ranked the sixth most polluted.
The burning truth - as farmers set fire to fields, Delhi braces for choking smog
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