Smog in NCR: Kejriwal wants to meet Haryana, Punjab CMs

Arvind Kejriwal, File Photo

New Delhi, Nov 8: A day after Delhi faced its worst ‘air quality’ and ‘smog situation’ of the year, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday said he wished to meet his Haryana and Punjab counterparts to find a solution to curb pollution in the National Capital Region.

Yesterday,  a yellow blanket of smog covered the city sky, making the the quality of air even worse than a day after Diwali.

Kejriwal said in tweet : “Am writing letters to CMs of Punjab (Amarinder Singh) and Haryana (Manohar Lal Khattar) requesting them for a meeting to find solutions to crop burning.”

All Primary schools including government central and private in the city remain closed on Wednesday.

The pollution level reached to its alarming  levels on Tuesday, with 18 out of 21 active pollution monitoring stations recording ‘severe’ air quality.

Wefornews Bureau 

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