Delhi-NCR is choking. As the Environment Pollution (Prevention and Control) Authority (EPCA) declares a public health emergency in the region, fears surrounding air pollution and its toxicity are slowly gaining ground. Hospitals are reporting more cases of people (even infants and children) suffering from respiratory problems as never before. What’s more, the polluted air may also be cutting our lives short by almost seven years!
Implementing agencies and governments are coming up with stringent measures to tackle the menace — banning construction activities, shutting schools, distributing free masks, organizing laser shows, implementing odd-even schemes and so on.
But what is it that we can do at our individual levels to minimize the impact of this hazardous air? How is it affecting us? Take this quiz and find out!
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