Air pollution behind higher risk of Covid among youth: Study

Air pollution behind higher risk of Covid among youth: Study

The impact of air pollution associated with transport is more likely to result in a positive Covid virus test, according to an observational study of young people. According to the JAMA Network Open study in Stockholm, Sweden, exposure to indoor air pollutants is associated with an increased risk of SARS-CoV-2 infection. Air pollution increases the … Read more

99% of the population breathes polluted air

99% of the population breathes polluted air

Almost the entire world population, 99%, breathes polluted air that exceeds the quality limits recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO) and endangers their health. population breathes polluted air A record number of more than 6,000 cities in 117 countries are now monitoring air quality, but people living in them still breathe unhealthy levels of … Read more

Pollution kills many more people than covid

Pollution kills many more people than covid

Ground Report | New Delhi: Pollution kills more than covid; One in six deaths in the world is related to diseases caused by pollution, which kills many more people than pandemics such as covid-19, according to a report by a special rapporteur of the United Nations system. “Pollution and toxic substances cause at least nine … Read more

Polluted air coming from Pakistan; UP govt tells SC

Polluted air coming from Pakistan; UP govt tells SC

Ground Report | New Delhi: Polluted air coming from Pakistan; The Uttar Pradesh government has told the Supreme Court that the closure of industries would affect the sugar cane and milk industries in the state and that UP is in the downwind, the air is coming mainly from Pakistan. To this, CJI NV Ramana joked, … Read more

Delhi’s pollution will increase problems of Bengal

1.8 million people died in 2019 due to pollution in cities

Ground Report | New Delhi: Delhi’s pollution problems of Bengal; After Delhi, now West Bengal is also slowly coming in the grip of air pollution. Due to the effect of strong winds, Delhi’s pollution is moving towards Bengal, where it will end after reaching the Bay of Bengal. According to meteorologists, an anticyclone is likely … Read more

New Delhi suffocates in a cloud of pollution that will last until spring

New Delhi suffocates in a cloud of pollution that will last until spring

Ground Report | New Delhi: New Delhi pollution; A thick cloud of pollution has replaced the air in New Delhi, forcing more than 25 million people to breathe the same amount of pollution as if they smoked 20 cigarettes a day. Such is the impact of this event that the city government ordered this Saturday … Read more

Clean Air for sale in Delhi

Clean Air for sale in Delhi

Ground Report | New Delhi: Clean Air for sale in Delhi; OxyPure, which claims to sell clean air in a mall in Saket, a wealthy area of ​​South Delhi, is the first of its kind in Delhi. Here people wait their turn to breathe in the fresh air for a few minutes. Troubled by air … Read more

WHO toughens its air quality criteria

WHO toughens its air quality criteria

Ground Report | New Delhi: WHO toughens its air quality criteria; The air pollution that causes seven million deaths annually worldwide, is even more harmful than scientists believed 15 years ago. The World Health Organization (WHO) has just issued new air quality recommendations for the first time in more than a decade, more stringent than before.  For example, in the case … Read more

Air pollution in India, Poor are 9 times higher risk of dying

Polluted air coming from Pakistan; UP govt tells SC

Ground Report | New Delhi: Air pollution in India; Fine particulate matter (PM2.5) in the air is responsible for premature deaths worldwide. In India too, lakhs of people become victims of untimely death due to air pollution. Now new research has found that the role of the rich is important in increasing air pollution, but due to … Read more

Air pollution in India: 1.67 million deaths in 2019

Polluted air coming from Pakistan; UP govt tells SC

Ground Report | New Delhi: Air pollution in India; Health and society are increasingly aware of the damage caused by air pollution and the millions of deaths it causes each year. In 2019 there were around 1.67 million deaths related to air pollution in India, which also meant losses for its economy of 36.8 billion … Read more