Delhi's air quality deteriorates, slips to 'very poor' category
Delhi's air quality deteriorated again today and slipped into very poor category due to local pollutants as authorities predicted further increase in pollution level.
At present, there is "insignificant intrusion from outside of Delhi," stated SAFAR.
Delhi's air quality deteriorates due to local pollutants
There is insignificant intrusion from outside of Delhi today
The SAFAR had last week forecast that the air quality of Delhi is expected to "significantly deteriorate" Sunday due to a decline in temperature which might lead to entrapment of pollutants.
However, even after "significant deterioration" the air quality is likely to stay in the very poor level, it had said.
According to SAFAR, there is an insignificant intrusion from outside of Delhi.
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