Delhi's overall air quality
improved on Saturday due to western disturbance and increase in surface wind speed. The air quality
index (AQI) for delhi is at 128, improving to 'moderate' category from 'very poor' category a day before.
According to the govt-run System of Air Quality
and Weather Forecasting And Research (SAFAR), in Delhi's Lodhi Road area, PM 2.5 was at 215 and PM 10 stood at 221. In Chandni Chowk, air quality was in the 'very poor' category with PM 2.5 at 375 and PM 10 measuring at 355. The old Delhi region recorded the worst air quality in the Delhi region. Around Delhi University, the air quality was in the 'moderate' and 'satisfactory' category. In Noida, PM 10 stood at 156 and PM 2.5 at 110. In Gurugram, PM 10 was moderate at 110 and PM 2.5 was in the satisfactory category and measured at 91.