DL-LD POLLUTION - Delhi's air quality 'very poor', CPCB issues notice over waste burning at Shahdara drain (Eds: Combining rela
Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.
New Delhi, Dec 6 (PTI) Delhi's air quality remained 'very poor' Thursday, with seven areas recording 'severe' pollution level even as pollution watchdog CPCB issued a show-cause notice to the city government's Irrigation and Flood Control Department for not containing open burning of waste at Shahdara drain.
The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) also asked why a fine of Rs 1 crore should not be imposed upon the department over non-compliance of its directions.
The CPCB recorded an overall a ...