Delhi’s air turns hazardous again, government issues health warnings

An aerial view of the Delhi skyline shrouded in smog, in New Delhi, India, December 8, 2019. REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Air quality in India’s capital New Delhi plummeted to “severe” on Wednesday due to a drop in temperature and wind speed that trapped pollutants in the atmosphere, prompting health warnings from the government for the 12th time in two months. On Tuesday, the air quality index crossed 400, indicating a level […]

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