The task force which is supposed to suggest additional special measures under the Graded Response Action Plan (GRAP) during air quality emergencies met today and made no such recommendation to the Delhi government while observing that pollution levels were already coming down.
He said the city government has undertaken a series of measures to curb pollution, both from vehicles and dust, which include marking of dedicated bus lanes and vacuum cleaning of roads under the Delhi government.
Kejriwal encouraged students to convince their parents, relatives to go for carpooling, as public transport vehicles like buses and Delhi Metro are likely to be quite crowded for 15 days during which the scheme is to be implemented.
As the Aam Aadmi Party government in Delhi embarks on an ambitious plan to control pollution levels in the capital, including allowing odd, even numbered vehicles on the city’s roads on alternate days from January 1, Satyendar Jain and Gopal Rai are ministers tasked with implementing some of these measures. PWD Minister Jain heads the […]
The odd-even scheme for plying of private vehicles in the city will be in force from 8 AM-8 PM from January 1 for an initial period of 15 days and there will be no restrictions on vehicular movement on Sundays, the Delhi government said today. A high-level meeting, chaired by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, also […]