Due to fog, the Air Traffic Control (ATC) is forced to increase the time interval for landing or take-off between two airlines than what is required on normal days. The study found that the airport capacity could drop by 40 per cent due to this.
Dense to very dense fog was observed at a few places over East Uttar Pradesh, at isolated places over Bihar and Tripura, while isolated places over West Uttar Pradesh also witnessed dense fog, according to the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD).
Owing to fog, 16 trains were running late by several hours including Poorva Express for seven hours, Gomti by five hours, Garib Rath by four hours and Vikramshila Express was behind the schedule for three hours.
Six people were injured when 13 vehicles were caught in a pile-up on the Yamuna Expressway in Greater Noida’s Dankaur area due to low visibility on Wednesday morning, police said, as commuters in several parts of the national capital region were affected by this year’s worst spell of air pollution. Dankaur’s station house officer Farmood […]
New Delhi, Jan 22 (ANI): New Delhi saw heavy fog on Friday morning as a result of which, a number of trains were delayed or cancelled. 14 trains were delayed, 1 was rescheduled and as many as 35 were cancelled due to the fog conditions. The temperature on Friday morning was recorded at 6.9 degrees celsius in Delhi.