Delhi extends ban on entry of trucks, work from home for government employees till 26 November

The Delhi government on Sunday extended the ban on entry of trucks carrying non-essential goods and work-from-home trucks into the city till November 26 for its employees to tackle air pollution and reduce its health effects. While the order issued by the environment department did not clarify whether the ban on construction and demolition activities … Read more

Panel on pollution has taken several measures to check air pollution, Center tells Supreme Court

The Center told the Supreme Court on Wednesday that the Air Pollution Commission has taken strict measures to check pollution in Delhi-NCR, including complete closure of all public and private educational institutions, barring a few exceptions and ban on entry of trucks. , and the closure of six thermal power plants within a 300-km radius … Read more

Schools, colleges in NCR to remain closed till further orders: CAQM

The Air Quality Management Commission (CAQM) late on Tuesday night directed that schools, colleges and educational institutions in the National Capital Region will remain closed till further orders, allowing only online mode of education. It also said that out of 11 thermal power plants located within 300 km radius of Delhi, only five – NTPC, … Read more