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Delhi’s air quality improves slightly


  • The Air Quality Index (AQI) in the national capital has now moved up to very poor from severe. 
  • The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) data showed that the hourly AQI for New Delhi at 7am stood at 384. 
  • On 7 Nov , The average AQI was 428, which was in the severe category.
  • Delhi experienced three consecutive days of severe air quality due to the double impact of firecrackers burst during Diwali and stubble burning in Haryana and Punjab.