Delhi: Smog situation improves

Last Updated: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 06:01 hrs

The capital on Wednesday woke up to a clearer morning that it had expected.

There has been a slight improvement in the the smog situation here at a time when experts thought the situation was likely to get worse.

According to a report citing the pollution control board, the visibility level on the morning after Diwali was was 1000 metres.

Till a few days ago, Delhi a constant smog refused to lift from Delhi for nearly a week triggering respiratory problems in a large number of people.

Officials from Delhi, Punjab, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh had a meeting on Saturday to discuss ways to tackle the problem.

Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit chaired the meeting.

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