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Choked morning in Delhi-NCR as air quality goes from bad to worse

In Delhi, the overall PM2.5 (particles in the air with a diameter of less than 2.5 micrometres) was recorded at 264 against the safe limit of 60

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A view of Humanyun Tomb engulfed in smog in New Delhi

Delhi was "gasping for breath" on Monday when air pollution dipped to "very poor", prompting residents to tweet that it's time to flee the city. The air quality index (AQI) in the morning was recorded at 374, which falls in the 'very poor' category, according to System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR).



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First Published: Mon, November 05 2018. 07:27 IST