Day after Dussehra, Delhi's air quality deteriorates to 'poor', AQI crosses 300

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Doctors have said that worsening air quality and rising levels of pollutants in the air lead to an increase in respiratory illnesses and disorders.

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A Delhi court on Saturday issued summons to former union minister P Chidambaram, his son Karti Chidambaram and others in the Enforcement Directorate (ED) and..
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Air quality index

Measure of pollution
PM10 was recorded at 360 in the 'very poor' category and PM 2.5 was recorded at 386 in the 'very poor' category at 7:50 am in Delhi.
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Though there is a slight improvement from yesterday's AQI of 361, Delhi's air quality index today stands at 330 which is in the 'very poor' category.
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After 20 months of remaining closed due to the pandemic, the DDMA authorised reopening of schools for all classes with 50% capacity from November 1.
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