Delhi government asks motorists to get colour-coded stickers to identify fuel type

Considering the alarming level of air pollution, the transport department of the Delhi government has asked motorists to get colour-coded fuel stickers for their vehicles. The display of chromium-based hologram stickers is mandatory on all vehicles registered in the NCT of Delhi as per the Supreme Court order and the Central Motor Vehicles Rules, 1989, … Read more

Delhi air pollution: Air quality remains in ‘very poor’ category

The air quality in the national capital remained in the very poor category and the air quality index (AQI) was recorded at 344 at 8 am on Thursday, data from the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) showed. Though it remained in the very poor category, there was a marginal improvement in the AQI on Thursday … Read more

While schools, colleges, coal-fired power plants remain closed, vehicles are banned from entering Delhi

Environment Minister Gopal Rai on Wednesday announced that the Delhi government has closed schools and other educational institutions until further notice, while banning the entry of outside vehicles into Delhi. Five coal-fired power plants have also been shut down in an effort to tackle air pollution in the national capital. A ‘work from home’ model … Read more