Delhi's air quality plunges to 'very poor' category, AQI docked at 336 as of Monday morning

Chandni Chowk, Pusa Road, and Lodhi Road had an AQI of 336, 304 and 316

Asian News International January 27, 2020 11:43:53 IST
Delhi's air quality plunges to 'very poor' category, AQI docked at 336 as of Monday morning
  • Delhi air quality crippled down to 'very poor' category on Monday with overall AQI docking at 336

  • Chandni Chowk, Pusa Road, and Lodhi Road had an AQI of 336, 304 and 316

  • Maximum temperature in Delhi will be 23 degrees Celcius and the minimum will be 8 degrees Celcius

New Delhi: After a brief improvement in the air quality of the National Capital, the Air Quality Index (AQI) crippled down to 'very poor' category on Monday with overall AQI docking at 336.

Delhis air quality plunges to very poor category AQI docked at 336 as of Monday morning

Representational image. ANI

The AQI in the area around Delhi University was recorded 346 at 9 am on Monday which falls under the 'very poor' category. Similarly, Chandni Chowk, Pusa Road, and Lodhi Road had an AQI of 336, 304 and 316, respectively.

An AQI between 0-50 is considered good, 51-100 is satisfactory, 101-200 moderate, 201-300 poor, 301-400 very poor and 401-500 is marked as severe/hazardous.

The maximum temperature in Delhi will be 23 degrees Celcius and the minimum will be 8 degrees Celcius.

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